How to Enter the Kingdom of Heaven
“The Lord Jesus said, “Not every one that said to Me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that does the will of My Father which is in heaven” (Matthew 7:21). Just how should we pursue to become people who do the heavenly Father’s will and..
And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and the violent take it by force. Matthew 11:12 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… From this verse, we can know the requirement for entering the kingdom of heaven that the Lord Jesus pointed out for..
By Wu Hui “Liang Chao, it’s almost midnight. You came back so late. You were drinking again,” Li Lan blamed her son. “On my way home from work, I bumped into several old classmates. They invited me to eat out with them. It was not polite to refuse, so I..
By Xuesong The Cross was an instrument of capital punishment. Since the sinless Lord Jesus was nailed to the cross as a sin offering for mankind, the cross has symbolized the redemption of the Lord Jesus. As long as believers in the Lord repent and confess their sins to the..
By Sheila, Kenya Planting the Seed of the Kingdom of Heaven Dream I was born into a Catholic family, and from the time I was little, my grandmother taught me how to pray and how to observe Catholic rituals. When I was 15, I started to take on the doctrines..
By Wang Zhen It is said in the Bible, “For with the heart man believes to righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made to salvation” (Romans 10:10). Many of us therefore believe that by believing in the Lord Jesus, we are already saved and once saved always saved, so..
At midnight, there was a bright moon and its velvety light shone through the window into Chen Yuemei’s bedroom. She was tossing and turning in bed and unable to fall asleep. Thinking of today her mother-in-law giving her brother-in-law more than his share of the money from selling the land,..
By Cindy, United states I believe that all followers of God want to attain salvation and enter into God’s kingdom so that they may enjoy the blessings of the heavenly kingdom. But how can we actually do that? There are probably quite a few brothers and sisters who would respond,..
By Zhang Rui Can we enter the kingdom of heaven if our sins are forgiven? Sin, as a Christian, is something I couldn’t be more familiar with. It hovers around me every day, it’s always close, and I can’t get rid of it! The constant cycle of sinning and confessing..
By Aixi, Malaysia When I was 12, I began believing in the Lord Jesus and became a Christian. After I began believing, I actively and persistently participated in Sunday worship and Bible study groups. At Bible study meetings, we often discussed 2 Timothy 4:7–8, “I have fought a good fight,..