A Place Called Heaven Blog

October 3, 2017

When people wonder about the location of heaven, they are usually thinking about more than just the direction it is in. They are really inquiring about the realm in which heaven exists. They want to know if heaven is part of our time-space universe—far, far...

September 7, 2017

Life is short. Eternity is long. To illustrate this reality, Randy Alcorn asks people to take a piece of white paper and place a dot in the center, then draw a line from the dot to the edge of the page. It would look something...

September 6, 2017

For the follower of Jesus Christ, death is “moving from one place to another”—like moving from the frozen tundra of the arctic circle to the sun-kissed beaches of Hawaii. Paul described a Christian’s change of location at death: being “absent from the body” means being...

September 1, 2017

We’ve all heard the old cliché about being so heavenly minded that we’re no earthly good. Some people use this idea to justify focusing their efforts and affections solely on this world—deluding themselves into thinking such a limited perspective is actually a virtue. But these...