The Happiness of Heaven

Here's a great little booklet that summarizes the biblical teaching of heaven in a readable and edifying manner: The Happiness of Heaven by Maurice Roberts (Darlington: EP Books, 2009). In just over 100 pages, Roberts discusses the following: belief in heaven/hell, heaven's creation, heaven and sin/salvation, children and heaven, heaven after death, the glorified body,… Continue reading The Happiness of Heaven

A Funeral Meditation

While preparing a funeral homily on Revelation 1.18 for a member of the church I serve, I ran across this amazing meditation by James Ramsey (d. 1871). "The Living One has died.  Oh, believers, could we only enter more fully into the meaning and the glorious and necessary results of that death on the cross, we should… Continue reading A Funeral Meditation