Sermon illustrations: Heaven

A Suitcase of Pavement

A story is told about a man who found out it was his time to go to Heaven. He asked the Lord if he...

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

The following words are inscribed on the tomb of the Unknown Soldier: “HERE RESTS IN HONORED GLORY...

Safely Home

I am home in Heaven, dear ones; Oh, so happy and so bright! There is perfect joy and beauty In this...

Hell Is a Just Place for Sinful Men

The story is told of a Jewish woman in New York City who was approached by a Christian worker. He...

The Cape of Good Hope

One of the early explorers of South Africa’s ocean waters, Bartolomeu Dias, went around a cape...

Thank You John

When Dr. Broadus was a boy in a little town he was converted to Christ. He had been attending some...

Heaven Is Wonderful

One lovely moonlit night a grandfather and his small granddaughter went for a walk. The stars were...

Abigail Adams on Racism

When John Adams, our second president, was living in Philadelphia he and Abigail befriended a boy...

Heaven Statistic

A Barna poll indicated that 76% of Americans believed in Heaven and 71% believed in Hell. Of those...

No Entrance Fee to Heaven

Warren Buffet is one of the greatest investors in our day. In June 2005, someone bought a...

His Tithe Built a Shack

The story is told that a man died and went to Heaven. He was met at the pearly gates by the apostle...

What Heaven Is Like

In one of his books, A.M. Hunter, relates the story of a dying man who asked his Christian doctor...

The Best of Both Worlds

A Sunday school teacher was telling the story of the rich man and Lazarus. She said that Lazarus...

How to Get to Heaven

“If I sold my house and my car, had a big garage sale, and gave all my money to the church, would...