4 Background Knowledge Christian Faith ☆ Christians believe that they will go to heaven after death. ☆ The life in heaven is much better than that on the earth. ☆ They believe that they are blessed with the best things.
5 Main Message of the Bible ★ Every person is separated from God because of sin. ★ God has always sought to form a close relationship with people. ★ God has reached out to people in personal way by sending Jesus Christ. ★ God’s forgiveness through Jesus Christ is available to every person. ★ New life in Christ calls a person to live in a Christ-like way.
11 There was a woman who had been diagnosed with a terminal illness and had been given three months to live. of illness or disease leading gradually to death.
12 … she contacted her pastor … to discuss certain aspects of her final wishes.
13 “I want to be buried with a fork in my right hand.”
14 ？ ？ ？ ？ ？ Well, to be honest, I’m puzzled by the request.
15 “In all my years of attending church socials and potluck dinners, I always remember that when the dishes of the main course were being cleared, someone would inevitably lean over and say, ‘Keep your fork.”