The Last Home (8 Of 8) by Jerry Vines
This content is part of a series.THE LAST HOME
This passage is talking about the Old Testament saints and they
are looking forward to the future and the promises of God. It says
about them in verse 13, these all died in faith, not having received
the promises, but having seen them afar off, and were persuaded
of them, and embraced them, and confessed that they were
strangers and pilgrims on the earth. For they that say such things
declare plainly that they seek a country. And truly, if they had been
mindful of that country from whence they came out, they might
have had opportunity to have returned. But now they desire a better
country, that is, an heavenly; wherefore God is not ashamed to be
called their God: for he hath prepared for them a city.
We stand today at the conclusion of the 1990s. We are also
standing at the conclusion of the century and the conclusion also of
the millennium. If the Lord Jesus tarries His coming, we will begin
a brand new year. We will also begin a brand new century and a
brand new millennium. More importantly we are not only standing
on the edge of a new turnover in our time, but we are also standing
on the cusps of eternity. I made a statement some time ago and I
think it has within it something that should get the attention of
everyone of us. One hundred years from today all of us will be in
eternity somewhere. We are living in the dimensions of time, but
we are standing every day of our lives on the cusps of eternity.
I have been talking about the last countdown as we come to the
conclusion of this century and move toward a new millennium. I've
been talking about the various things the Bible explains in terms of
the end times and the last things.
The Bible is a faithful book and the Bible gives to us the bad new,
but it also gives us the good news. The bad new is that out there in
eternity there is a last horror. The Bible calls that place hell. The ...
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