Go Back   The Hunter's Life > THE WELL ROUNDED HUNTER > THE CHRISTIAN LIFE
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next

Eager For Heaven
  #1  
Old 01-13-2005, 10:39 PM
motor (deceased) motor (deceased) is offline
Senior Family Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: sanford, florida
Age: 91
Posts: 1,325
motor (deceased) is on a distinguished road
Default Eager For Heaven

"Those who have their hearts fixed on Heaven will hold loosely the things of earth."

"For I know that this shall turn to my salvation through your prayer, and the supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ,
According to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life, or by death.
For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
But if I live in the flesh, this is the fruit of my labour: yet what I shall choose I wot not.
For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better:
Nevertheless to abide in the flesh is more needful for you.
And having this confidence, I know that I shall abide and continue with you all for your furtherance and joy of faith;
That your rejoicing may be more abundant in Jesus Christ for me by my coming to you again." Philippians 1:19-26..KJV.

I have heard many a Christian say,"well i wish the Lord would come and take us home." have you ever said that? well i have and then i realized how selfish i was.. i look around and see all the lost people in the world and i feel ashamed how little i've done for My Saviour Jesus Christ..

Paul had a Heavenly perspective too, he said ,"For me to live is Christ and to die is gain."He knew that this life was about trusting and serving God..and he also knew that Heaven would be a far better place because he would be with Christ.he wanted to stay here so he could minister to the lost but he was ready to go to Heaven anytime..that's the way we should be, eager for Heaven to see our Lord and Saviour but willing to stay here and preach the gospel..what is your hearts desire?
__________________
Just an ole sinner saved by grace

Last edited by motor (deceased); 01-13-2005 at 11:03 PM..
Reply With Quote
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I'm in seventh heaven, boys! Sandhills Guru THE CAMPFIRE 1 03-09-2008 10:05 PM
European Heaven & **** gitano SEND IN THE CLOWNS! 5 01-26-2008 09:16 PM
Heaven Tall motor (deceased) THE CHRISTIAN LIFE 2 02-19-2007 09:58 PM
Heaven or Hell? motor (deceased) THE CHRISTIAN LIFE 1 01-01-2006 02:04 PM
Stairway To Heaven motor (deceased) THE CHRISTIAN LIFE 1 10-16-2005 05:32 PM



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:01 AM.


vBulletin skin developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.