Christian faith

How to Have Hope With Glimpses of Heaven

Glimpses of Heaven


Hope is what we cling to when everything around us can be falling apart. Having hope keeps us motivated to keep on keeping on. In the original Star Wars movie Princess Leia sends out her plea, “Help us Obi Wan Kenobi, you’re our only hope.” Obi Wan answers.

When we embrace hope our confidence increases. We believe that things will get better. Proverbs 13:12 says,


Hope deferred makes the heart sick.


There is the hope in the earthly realm and the ultimate hope of the heavenly realm. In Titus 1:2, the Apostle Paul wrote,


In hope of eternal life, which God, cannot lie; promised before the world began.


Most of us will ponder the question sometime in our lives – “Is this all there is?”

There are several books written by people who have died and gone to heaven and returned to tell their story. Two books I’ve read personally are:

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The Law of Attraction and the Christian Faith Part II

Yesterday I wrote about The Law of Attraction and the Christian Faith Part I where  I shared a true story that happened to me when I attracted a past connection into my life.

I wrapped up that first post by saying that there were two caveats with the asking and receiving process.

Matthew 6:33 says,


But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.


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The Law of Attraction and the Christian Faith Part I

There’s been a lot of buzz within the last decade about The Law of Attraction. Classes, books, workshops, even a movie have been created to teach people how to harness this law.  The Law of Attraction states that what you put your attention on you can manifest into being. By asking and believing you are supposed to receive. The outcome can be good or bad, by the way, depending what you truly believe consciously and unconsciously. But… Continue reading