We imagine those who are deeply spiritual and those who are effective in ministry ascending into heaven to be with Jesus. But the righteousness that is by faith says: ‘Do not say in your heart, “Who will ascend into heaven?”’ (that is, to bring Christ down) (Romans 10:6NIV) The drawback of having a sliding scale … Continue reading Salvation the great leveller
For many who acknowledge Jesus, the term ‘Jesus is Lord’ is their ticket to heaven. After all the Bible says, If you declare with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. (Romans 10:9NIV) Yet the declaration “Jesus is Lord” is about … Continue reading What does Jesus is Lord mean?