No Cowards In Heaven!

How do you “posses your inheritance”? Thanks Tami for helping us grow stronger!

Lessons by Heart

As a coward – fearful, timid, and full of dread, Revelation 21:8 stopped me dead in my tracks. It reads:

“But as for the cowardly,

the faithless, the detestable,

as for murderers, the sexually immoral,

sorcerers, idolaters, and all liars,

their portion will be in the lake that burns with fire and sulfur,

which is the second death.”

I realized that I was in big, big trouble.

Yesterday, Diana Rasmussen asked how we go about possessing our inheritance. The answer can be found in one word:

Courage

As we read in the verse above, courage is extremely important – more than I previously imagined.

Courage isn’t the absence of fear – it is doing what we know to be right despite our fear.

At its roots, cowardice is a lack of faith…and “without faith it is impossible to please God” (Hebrews 11:6).

Based on Revelation 21:8, I’d…

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Diana Rasmussen is a Faith Builder, Worship Leader, Veteran's wife, and Customer Service Rep
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