Why Sing of Heaven? • What Is Heaven Like? • How Important Is Heaven To You? • Are you going to be there? Sing To Me of Heaven
If you're tired of sinnin' take your Saviour's handThere's a mansion worth winnin' in the great Promised LandMany doubters are grinnin' don't you slip and fallIf you miss heaven you'll miss it allIf you miss heaven you'll miss it allFor me to reach heaven I'd gladly crawlThe smallest and weakest who love him are tallIf you miss heaven you'll miss it allOur loving Saviour gave us a second birthAnd his salvation frees us from the sorrows of earthForever with Jesus makes life seem so smallIf you miss heaven you'll miss it allIf you miss heaven you'll miss it all...
Sing To Me of Heaven • Because heaven is a real place - (John 14:1-6) • Because there are many difficulties in this life – (2 Cor. 5:1-8) • The hope of heaven gives us a reason to persevere – (1 Pet. 1:3-9) Why Sing of Heaven?
Here We Are But Straying Pilgrims (213) Hebrews 11:13 (NKJV) 13 These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off were assured of them, embraced them and confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth. 1 Peter 2:11 (NKJV) 11 Beloved, I beg you as sojourners and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts which war against the soul,
Sing To Me of Heaven • A place of eternal life with God - (1 Pet 1:4; Titus 1:2) • A place of eternal rest – (Rev 14:13) • A place of eternal joy, peace & worship – (Rev 21:1-22:5) What Is Heaven Like?
When the Roll is Called up Yonder (522) 1 Corinthians 15:26 (NKJV) 26 The last enemy that will be destroyed is death. 1 Corinthians 15:53-54 (NKJV) 53 For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality. 54 So when this corruptible has put on incorruption, and this mortal has put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written: "Death is swallowed up in victory."
Home of the Soul (258) Revelation 21:4 (NKJV) 4 And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away."
No Tears In Heaven - 214 Revelation 7:17 (NKJV) 17 for the Lamb who is in the midst of the throne will shepherd them and lead them to living fountains of waters. And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes." Revelation 21:4 (NKJV) 4 And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away."
Heaven’s Jubilee – 657 Need Song Book Revelation 5:9-13 (NKJV) 9 And they sang a new song, saying: "You are worthy to take the scroll, And to open its seals; For You were slain, And have redeemed us to God by Your blood Out of every tribe and tongue and people and nation, 10 And have made us kings and priests to our God; And we shall reign on the earth." 11 Then I looked, and I heard the voice of many angels around the throne, the living creatures, and the elders; and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands, 12 saying with a loud voice: "Worthy is the Lamb who was slain To receive power and riches and wisdom, And strength and honor and glory and blessing!"
Sing To Me of Heaven How Important Is Heaven To You? • Worth living a pure life - (1 John 3:3; 1 Pet 1:13-19) • Worth persevering – (2 Cor. 4:16-19) • Worth boldness of speech - (2 Cor. 3:12; 1 Pet. 3:15)
We’re Marching To Zion. Heb 11:39 And all these, having obtained a good testimony through faith, did not receive the promise, 40 God having provided something better for us, that they should not be made perfect apart from us.
Sing To Me of Heaven • Must be born again - (Tit. 3:4-7) • Must enter the narrow gate and travel the difficult way – (Mat 6:13,14) • Must be steadfast – immovable – always abounding in the work of the Lord – (1 Cor. 15:58) Are you going to be there?
Sing To Me of Heaven • You will not accidently get to heaven – • Heaven is a prepared place for a prepared people – • What if you miss heaven? Are you going to be there?
Do you want to become a Christian? • Hear the gospel of Jesus (Rom 10:1) • Believe in the gospel (Acts 8:36) • Repent of all your sins (Acts 2:38) • Confess Jesus as the Son of God (Rom 10:9,10) • Be baptized in water for the remission of your sins • Live a faithful life until Jesus returns or until you die (Rev 2:10)
Sing To Me of Heaven Invitation Song There Is A Habitation 227