Tag: Heaven

Preparing for Eternity

It always surprises me how what you read in one section of God’s Word affects what you see in a different section. For instance, right now I’m reading through Psalms and 2 Corinthians. And as I absorb the comfort and refreshment of the Psalms, I find similar encouragement in Paul’s epistle. And they just tie […]

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And We Shall Behold Him!

Thought for the day: in heaven there will no longer be a focus on the cross and the blood of Jesus, since this stage of life will be fully complete. There will no longer be the effects of sin, neither the causes (temptation) nor the consequences (physical and spiritual death). And we will see the full radiance of our Creator, as no man has ever seen it. We will reflect it fully and completely, without needing a veil as Moses did when he saw the back side of God. And His glory will illuminate and fill our dwelling place, His holy city, the New Jerusalem. Can you imagine how intense and passionate His radiance is? Can you imagine living in it every.single.moment, and abundantly thriving in it? Can you imagine reflecting it back to Him? Now that’s something to make everything in this world seem trivial!

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Five Minute Friday: Welcome

Time again for another Five Minute Friday! And a shout out for the Gypsy Mama, who continues to keep up with us on her blog, even during her sojourning in South Africa! For this week’s five minutes of straight-from-the-heart writing, she chose the topic…. Welcome Lots of things come to mind with the word “welcome.” […]

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Five Minute Friday: Home

And once again, Friday rolls around and brings with it a chance to write freely for five minutes. Funny, but it seems like last Friday wasn’t really a whole week ago… just been one of those weeks, I guess. Anyway, today’s prompt from Five Minute Friday is…. HOME I’m collecting homes. At least, that’s what […]

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Eternity

Preface: Many of you know I write poetry. I also follow several poetry blogs, which provide weekly writing prompts (words, themes, images) for our musing and inspiration. This week, one of them (Sunday Scribblings) provided the word ‘eternity’ for a prompt. And after musing over the word for a day, I started wondering about eternity […]

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