Jesus has purposed to make you a place in heaven and to bring you there to be with Him.

Jesus has purposed to make you a place in heaven and to bring you there to be with Him.

“Surely, as I have thought, so it shall come to pass, and as I have purposed, so it shall stand” (Isa 14:24)

“And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also.” (Jn 14:3)

“For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” (Phil 1:21)

“who are kept by the power of God through faith for salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.” (1Pet 1:5)

“When Christ who is our life appears, then you also will appear with Him in glory.” (Col 3:4)

“To those who eagerly wait for Him He will appear a second time, apart from sin, for salvation.” (Heb 9:28)

“who is the guarantee of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of His glory.” (Eph 1:14)

“that the genuineness of your faith, being much more precious than gold that perishes, though it is tested by fire, may be found to praise, honor, and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ” (1Pet 1:7)

“We are confident, yes, well pleased rather to be absent from the body and to be present with the Lord.” (2Cor 5:8)

“For I am hard-pressed between the two, having a desire to depart and be with Christ, which is far better.” (Phil 1:23)

“For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.” (1Cor 15:52)

“For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of an archangel, and with the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first.” (1Thes 4:16)

“that you keep this commandment without spot, blameless until our Lord Jesus Christ’s appearing” (1Tim 6:14)

“Finally, there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will give to me on that Day, and not to me only but also to all who have loved His appearing.” (2Tim 4:8)

“looking for the blessed hope and glorious appearing of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ” (Tit 2:13)

“to open their eyes, in order to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.” (Acts 26:18)

“In Him also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestined according to the purpose of Him who works all things according to the counsel of His will” (Eph 1:11)

“giving thanks to the Father who has qualified us to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in the light.” (Col 1:12)

“And for this reason He is the Mediator of the new covenant, by means of death, for the redemption of the transgressions under the first covenant, that those who are called may receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.” (Heb 9:15)

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance incorruptible and undefiled and that does not fade away, reserved in heaven for you” (1Pet 1:3-4)

Reading: Isa 13-15; 1Cor 1