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HEAVEN…In What Way Will We Be “Like Angels”?

Scripture says that when believers die, they will be “like angels”. What does that mean?

Does it mean, as some suppose, that we actually become angels? Or does it mean that in some way we become like angels?

To find the answer, let’s look first at how the Bible describes angels and human beings. What are the similarities? What are the differences?

Angels are spiritual beings created by God to work as His agents, messengers, and servants. They are sent to help those ...

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HEAVEN…Will There Be Celebrations?

Will there be celebrations in Heaven? Scripture gives a resounding “Yes!”

Celebrate means “to observe (a day or event) with ceremonies of respect, festivity, or rejoicing” (thefreedictionary.com). It can also mean “to praise (someone or something); to say that (someone or something) is great or important” (merriam-webster.com).

Here on earth, our celebrations and joy are often short-lived. The “cares of this life” can weigh us down. Disappointment, sorrow, and other consequences of mankind’s fall into sin tend to take a toll on ...

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HEAVEN…What Can “the Souls Under the Altar” Teach Us?

Revelation 6:9-11 describes a dramatic scene in God’s throne room in heaven: souls under the altar are crying out to God to answer their prayer. We can learn much from this scene that will help us persevere in the Christian life.

Revelation, the last book of the Bible, describes what will happen “in the end”. Our God, holy and righteous, will judge sin once and for all. He will pour out His wrath on Satan and on all sinners, those who ...

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HEAVEN…What Will Our Minds Be Like?

Have you ever wondered what your mind will be like when you are in Heaven? The Bible is packed with wonderful promises about your future inheritance. God has promised to “make all things new” (Revelation 21:5). That includes your soul. He will supernaturally transform your heart, mind, will, and emotions to be perfectly conformed to your Savior’s (1 John 3:2).

1 John 3:2
“Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we will be. ...

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HEAVEN…Will We Have Work To Do In Heaven?

According to Scripture, Heaven will be a place of rest. It will also be a place of service. We who trust in Christ will have meaningful, satisfying, productive work to do in Heaven. We will serve God and reign with Him.

Revelation 22:3-5

“There will no longer be any curse; and the throne of God and of the Lamb will be in [the new Jerusalem, on the new earth], and His bond-servants will serve Him; they will see His face…and they will ...

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