Category Archives: Death

Seven Kinds of Death in Scripture

     Throughout Scripture, death means separation, and at times it means inability to produce.  It does not mean cessation or annihilation of life.  Death is first mentioned in Genesis where God promised Adam he would die if he disobeyed … Continue reading

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The Sin that Leads to Death

If anyone sees his brother committing a sin that does not bring death, he should ask, and God will give life to him– to those who commit sin that doesn’t bring death. There is sin that brings death. I am … Continue reading

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A Christian View of Death

       Once, when I was working in jail ministry, I met a Christian man who told me about his older brother’s death.  The incident, he said, had occurred several years earlier.  He and his brother were drinking and … Continue reading

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Heaven Belongs to Little Children

     Heaven belongs to little children.  Jesus’ disciples did not always understand this, and on one occasion they tried to prevent children from coming to Him for prayer (Matt. 19:13).  But Jesus corrected them saying, “Let the children alone, … Continue reading

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The Vanity of Man as Mortal – Isaac Watts

The Vanity of Man as Mortal Teach me the measure of my days, Thou Maker of my frame; I would survey life’s narrow space, And learn how frail I am.   A span is all that we can boast, An … Continue reading

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The Biblical Resurrections

As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last He will take His stand on the earth. Even after my skin is destroyed, yet from my flesh I shall see God; whom I myself shall behold, … Continue reading

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Only What’s Done for Christ Will Last

     God knows the frailty of every man, “He is mindful that we are but dust” (Ps. 103:14).  David courageously asked the Lord, “make me to know my end and what is the extent of my days; let me know … Continue reading

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