Presentation on theme: " God has always provided His people with a purpose Israelites in the wilderness (Lev. 25:38) We have a promised land like they did Heb. 11:13-16."— Presentation transcript:
God has always provided His people with a purpose Israelites in the wilderness (Lev. 25:38) We have a promised land like they did Heb. 11:13-16 Our purpose should make up the core of who we are Matt. 6:33; Rom. 12:1-2; Mark 12:28-31
What is Heaven? Pop culture image of Heaven is inaccurate & boring Home and throne of God (Acts 7:48-50) Jesus ascended there (Matt. 16:19; Heb. 8:1) Characteristics of Heaven Place of rest (Rev. 14:13) Place of peace (Rev. 21:1-5) Place of life (Luke 20:36-39) Place of freedom to serve (Rev. 7:13-17)
Innumerable answers to this question Jesus is the Way (John 14:1-6) How do we follow Jesus as the Way? More than just believing in Him We must take the difficult path (Matt. 7:13-14, 21-23) “Take up his cross daily” (Luke 9:23-26) Luke 6:43-49
God gives of the water of life freely – if you will take it! (Rev. 21:6-8) Where will you be going on the day of judgment?