John Burke on Imagine Heaven: Near-Death Experiences, God’s Promises, and the Exhilarating Future that Awaits You
It’s obvious from bookshelves and movie screens that Heaven is a popular topic of entertainment and conversation. But what does Heaven really look like? What will we do forever? Are near-death experiences useful to our understanding of the biblical description of Heaven? What does the Bible say? Bible Gateway interviewed John Burke about his book, Imagine Heaven: Near-Death Experiences, God’s Promises, and the Exhilarating Future that Awaits You (Baker Books, 2015). Read this interview.
Os Hillman on TGIF: Today God Is First
Atlanta businessman Os Hillman has devoted himself to write a daily email devotional featuring four-minute meditations on faith and work life that apply Christian faith to the work environment. Bible Gateway interviewed Hillman, author of TGIF: Today God Is First (Revell, 2007), about his life, testimony, and TGIF. Read this interview.
Feature on the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP)
Bible Gateway reports that the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP) this year extends to November 1, 8, and 15, when people are asked to pray for those around the globe who are being persecuted for their faith. The Pew Research Center reports that over 75% of the world’s population lives in areas with severe religious restrictions. Read more.