What shall we look forward to when Jesus returns?
1 John 3:2 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth
not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall
appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.
I. Now, we are the children of God.
A. It is wonderful now to know Him as a personal saviour but It is going
to be better than we can imagine.
II. When will this be?
A. It will happen when Jesus returns for His Church.
1. Who is the church? Those who have called on His Name and
III. We shall be like Jesus.
A. What will that be like?
1. We will see Him as He is.
2. We shall be like Him.
IV. What kind of body will we have?
A. To know this just read what Jesus looked like and what He did after
1. We shall have the same kind of body.
V. Many people saw the resurrected Christ.
They looked on His face, touched Him, heard His voice, and saw
Him eat (Matt. 28:16-20; Luke 24:13-39; John 20:11-29; John
21:1-9; Acts 1:6-11; 1 Cor. 15:3-8)
A. This is what we as believers can look forward to a resurrected body
like Jesus except for the scars he bore for us...
God bless you and
On behalf of this generation,
Your friends in the service of Christ,
Tony and Marge Abram
Abundant Life Crusades