Vitality in our Eternal Life means we are alive and thinking and motivated by the fact that we are already immortal. We are thinking Eternally when we start seeing what our moments look like when they are observed from God's Throne. All of a sudden we see that our life span and our resources were all given us by Another who owns us and wants a return on His investment.
What is the key to Vitality in our Eternal Life? Listen to God's Word ‚Äď ‚ÄúLay Hold on Eternal Life‚Ä¶‚ÄĚ That is our next and final section of our study on Growing Godly Families ‚Äď One Prayer at a Time. We need to be deeply engaged in earnest prayer that our children and grandchildren get and maintain Vitality in the Eternal Life.
Signs of a Life dominated by the temporal are explained by Jesus in the Gospels. He spends many hours pointing out the symptoms:
Matthew 4:4 But He answered and said, ‚ÄúIt is written, ‚ÄėMan shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God.'‚ÄĚ
Pastor John Barnett has been devouring the Word of God for over 30 years. John, now the teaching pastor of Calvary Bible Church in Kalamazoo, Michigan has served congregations in Oklahoma, New England, Georgia and California. He also served on the Faculty of the Master's College...