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article December 9, 2022
Consistent victory over sin is possible in this area as with any other sin, with God’s help and empowerment as we partner with His Holy Spirit (Colossians 1:29). But this side of Heaven, we still face temptation, and yes, sometimes we do fail our Lord and Savior by sinning.
How Can I Keep Trusting God If He Hasn’t Answered My Deepest Prayers?
article November 11, 2022
Certainly God sometimes graciously answers our prayers to relieve our suffering. This too testifies to His greatness, and we should praise Him for answering. But when He answers no, we should recognize that He desires to demonstrate His greater glory. May we then bend our knees and trust His sovereign grace.
What Are Some Considerations About Leaving My Church a Large Sum in My Will?
article November 8, 2022
Perhaps you could consider leaving a set amount to your church that you feel good about, then direct the remaining funds to other ministries that God has placed on your heart.
How Should We Understand Humanity’s Deepest Desires? Are They God-Given?
article August 24, 2022
Christianity teaches that Jesus takes our sins away while redeeming our desires. Desire is an essential part of humanity, a part that God built into people before sin cast its dark shadow on earth.
Can Jesus Really Forgive Me for Having Had an Abortion?
article August 12, 2022
The enemy knows exactly what buttons to push in our lives to keep us, as you said, living in past darkness, and doubting God’s forgiveness and love. He wants to derail us from experiencing all that God has for us. He’s remarkably good at this, but the wonderful news is that “the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world” (1 John 4:4).
In Heaven, Will I Still Share Life with My Spouse?
article July 29, 2022
The truth is that while we are told many things in Scripture about Heaven (as Randy explains in his book), there are some details we are simply not given. We have to go back to what we do know for sure from God’s Word.
Will I Be Able to Live out My Dream of Farming on the New Earth?
article July 13, 2022
It’s certainly possible that there will be farms and farmers to care for crops. In Genesis 1:28 God tells His people to fill and govern the earth. Good farming practices certainly fall within the scope of careful stewardship and will very likely be welcome on the New Earth.
Why Do You Quote and Reference the Lord of the Rings in Your Heaven Book?
article July 13, 2022
Randy writes, “As a young Christian, I lost myself in the fiction of C. S. Lewis and J.R. R. Tolkien because they reflected a drama with eternal stakes. Though they were fiction, they were filled with far more truth than the world’s nonfiction.”
Why Do You Describe Jesus as “Aged” in Your Novel?
article July 11, 2022
I am reading this wonderful and thrilling book, Heaven, which you have written. On page 172 you refer to your novel, Edge of Eternity, when Nick Seagrave at last sees Yeshua: "I saw before me an aged, weathered King.” My question to you is, God is also known as The Ancient of Days, but aged could also mean old. Isn’t old age part of the Curse?
What Will Happen to Our Pets at Christ’s Return?
article July 7, 2022
The bottom line is we don’t know how that will all work out, but we do know that God is good, and that we can trust Him.