Current Sermon Series: God Only Knows

As we get back to work and things settle into “the new normal,” we face a lot of uncertainty. What businesses will survive? How long will we have to socially distance? Will our kids be able to go back to school? What will our economy look like? In this series, we talk about three things we can do when we don’t know what lies ahead, trusting that what we don’t know, God does, and He has revealed what we need to know in Christ and through His Word.

Memorial Day

Heaven and Earth

So often, we think of heaven being a place that is far away. But the story of Jacob's encounter with a ladder that leads to heaven teaches us that heaven is not as far away as we think. Indeed, the promise of Scripture is that, on the Last Day, heaven will come to earth: "I saw the Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride beautifully dressed for her husband' (Revelation 21:2). On Memorial Day weekend, we remember those who have given their lives in service to our country, but we also find our hope in the truth that their heaven is as close as our Savior, who will one day return for all who trust in Him.