The Resurrection: God’s Preview For Your FutureApril 12, 2020 / Pastor Terry Wilcox
1 Corinthians 15:50-57
In AD 125, a Greek named Aristides wrote to a friend about Christianity, explaining why this “new religion” was so successful:
“If any righteous man among the Christians passes from this world, they rejoice and offer thanks to God, and they escort his body with songs and thanksgiving as if he were setting out from one place to another nearby.”
Considering the biblical picture of a “new heaven and a new earth”, clearly the most important aspect is and our with Him.
The central joy of heaven and the source of all our joys will be and .
1 Corinthians 15:45-49 (NLT)
1 John 3:2
“We will not be disembodied spirits in the world to come, but redeemed spirits, in redeemed bodies, in a redeemed universe.”
-R. A. Torrey
I don’t know the process, but I know the .
I don’t know the when, but I know the .
I don’t understand the promises, but I trust the .
I wasn’t there the , but I believe the testimonies of those who were.