Is Going to Heaven Like Moving to Florida?

by | May 15, 2022 |

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

When you think about the end of all things, are you afraid? Joyful?

Does the thought of Jesus returning stir up confidence or confusion in your heart? Do you anticipate the return of Jesus with anxious dread or hopeful anticipation?

The Bible reminds us to look for our redemption because it’s near! Jesus teaches us that we should not be afraid. We should be ready. God is moving into our neighborhood! He’ll be the best neighbor ever.

Pastor Rick Stevens can be heard Saturday and Sunday at 8 AM ET on the iHeart Radio Network. Find all the Faith is…with Pastor Rick Stevens episodes also available on the America Out Loud Podcast Network.

Subscribe to
AMERICA OUT LOUD PODCAST NETWORK

Or subscribe with your favorite app by using the address below

Pastor Rick Stevens

Pastor Rick Stevens has served churches from Oklahoma to New Brunswick, Canada. He has been a pastor, youth pastor, and church music director. Since January 1997, he has been the pastor of Diplomat Wesleyan Church in Cape Coral, FL. He is married to Jan and has two children and four grandchildren. His most unusual travel experience was visiting the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station in Ukraine, the world’s worst nuclear power accident site.

Faith Is… with Pastor Rick Stevens can be heard every weekend on the America Out Loud Network. Every week we’ll take a fresh look at the Bible and discover that Faith Is . . . absolute confidence in the trustworthiness of God.

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
2 Comments
Most Voted
Newest Oldest
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Bob
Bob
2 months ago

Only till you get there & realize it’s not what you thought.

j. bailey
j. bailey
2 months ago

Pastor Stevens says ‘don’t get caught up in fear mongering’ regarding end of times, ‘don’t get caught up in worry about end of time’, ‘ don’t worry trust Jesus’. ‘Things are not concretely described’ regarding end of times.  Jesus himself stated,  Luke 21:25—-‘in the earth there will be anxiety (‘sunoche’) of nations, with bewilderment (‘aporia’) …men fainting at heart for fear (‘phobou’) and expectation of those things which have come on the earth, for the powers of heaven shall be shaken’.  Luke 21:36 —- ‘Begging (‘deomenoi’) that you be accounted worthy to escape all those things which are about to come to pass’.  This anxiety, fear, bewilderment, begging for deliverance by mankind describes the state of mankind just before Jesus’s second coming. Partially because ‘the powers of the heavens themselves shall be shaken’. Mainly because of the great tribulation that will occur here on Earth.  Matthew 24:22 —–‘there will be great affliction (‘thilipis’) such as not has happened since the beginning of the world until now’.  Matthew 24:29 – ‘immediately after the affliction (‘thilipis’) of those days…..the stars will fall from heaven, the powers of the heavens will be shaken’.   After the great tribulation, then the great judgment, Matthew 24:47-51.   Man’s fear of God and Jesus, should take place before Jesus’s return and judgment of mankind. Jesus return will be a cosmological event, or will be to partially correct then occurring cosmological events, ‘the falling of the stars from heaven’.  But mainly to judge this World (sinners and unbelievers in Jesus as their Lord and Savior) and Satan (the ‘beast’).      Revelation 6:15,16—- ‘the kings of the earth, and the great ones, and the rich ones, and the commanders , and the powerful ones ….said to the rocks and stones, fall on us, hid us from the face of the One sitting on the throne, from the wrath of the Lamb, because the great day of His wrath has come.’   Fear of God and Jesus may work a personal miracle on your person (eternal soul), by just adding Godly repentance to your life, before the great day of judgment.  Revelation 16:10 — ‘the fifth angel poured out the bowl onto the river Euphrates, …and gnawed their tongues from the pain, they blasphemed the God of Heaven because of the pains and sores of them,  and they did not repent of their works.’      You can pay the Lord now by repenting for past and present sins, or you will pay Him later. Avoid the eternal pain and anguish, fear God, and fear Jesus who rose from the dead. 

Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is for educational, general information, and entertainment purposes only and is never intended to constitute medical or legal advice or to replace the personalized care of a primary care practitioner or legal expert.

While we endeavor to keep this information up to date and correct, the information provided by America Out Loud, its website(s), and any properties (including its radio shows and podcasts) makes no representations, or warranties of any kind, expressed, or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability with respect to its website(s) or the information, products, services or related graphics and images contained on the website(s) for any purpose.

The opinions expressed on the website(s), and the opinions expressed on the radio shows and podcasts, are the opinions of the show hosts and do not necessarily represent the opinions, beliefs, or policies of anyone or any entity we may endorse. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

At no time, nor in any event, will we be liable for any loss, or damage, including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss of data or profits arising out of, in an association of, or connection with the use of this website.

Through this website, users can link to other websites that may be listed. Those websites are not under the control of America Out Loud or its brands. We have no control over the nature, content, or availability of those sites. America Out Loud has no control over what the sites do with the information they collect. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation, nor does it endorse the views expressed with or by them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, America Out Loud takes no responsibility for, nor are we, and will not be liable for being temporarily unavailable due to technical difficulties beyond our control. America Out Loud does not sell, trade, nor market email addresses or other personal data.

Use the code ‘OUTLOUD’ and receive your 20% discount on your first order.
CofixRX
Big Tech, Big Pharma, and Big Government

Big Tech, Big Pharma, and Big Government

The Constitution Study with Host Paul Engel – Why aren’t the American people as afraid of Big Government as they are of Big Tobacco, Big Tech, and Big Pharma? What about getting a government paycheck makes people honest and pure? Why do the American people worship the acts of those in Big Government while they vilify the actions of other Big Organizations? 

The Left’s Verbal Gymnastics

The Left’s Verbal Gymnastics

After Dark with Hosts Rob & Andrew – Biden, using the White House press secretary, uses the cartwheel maneuver daily to explain away what’s happening to our economy. She cartwheels out with her notebook of lies and starts to flip daily. Then you have the Democrat party aided by the ever so complicit media doing the back bend and straddle to…

The Good, the Bad, and COVID-19

The Good, the Bad, and COVID-19

Unity Without Compromise with Dr. Steven LaTulippe – Every day, we awaken to the seeming too few good things happening, the many bad things happening, and the never-ending story of COVID-19. Is this all we can expect to hear for eons to come? Because until the COVID narrative disappears, the world will continue to be off tilt…

Technocratic Destruction of Liberty

Technocratic Destruction of Liberty

America Emboldened with Greg Boulden – If “AI” becomes relative, the entire world could be in danger. So what happens when the humans creating the code allow for this? Joel Margavage is one of the most trusted SEO experts in the United States. We discuss the dangers of moral relativism being introduced into Logic (coding) in artificial intelligence…

How the Global Pieces All Fit Together

How the Global Pieces All Fit Together

The Prism of America’s Education with Host Karen Schoen – Who are these Globalists? Where did they get their ideas? Remember, these people are not Americans. They want the destruction of America and will make it happen. All policies in the Green Broke Deal can be found in UN Agenda 21. This document is over 300 pages, 40 chapters of total control over the means of…

Propaganda is a House of Cards

Propaganda is a House of Cards

The McCullough Report with Dr. Peter McCullough – As for vaccines – that house of cards is crumbling, globally, where adverse reactions and the deaths of young, healthy people pile up around leaders who mandated compliance against every social norm. You could say that these were mistakes, but a government with absolute truth does not…

DNA Repair – YES! It’s Possible to Heal from the Shots

DNA Repair – YES! It’s Possible to Heal from the Shots

Energetic Health Radio with Dr. Henry Ealy – In this episode of Energetic Health Radio, Dr. H shares his latest research regarding DNA Repair and how it’s very relevant for everyone who’s been genetically modified by the experimental gene modification shots. Learn how to engage the healing power God has placed within each and every nucleated cell in…

Use the code ‘OUTLOUD’ and receive your 20% discount on your first order.
CofixRX
America Out Loud 6 years

Celebrating 6 incredible years fighting to restore liberty and justice to our beloved America.

Your Source for Free Speech, Talk Radio, Podcasts, and News.

 

Here we take on the challenges of our generation so that we can preserve future generations. Please consider making a contribution in the fight for liberty!

Healthycell
iHeartRadio

The APPS are free; the mission is priceless!

Free APP

Podcast Networks

Apple Podcasts
Google Podcasts
Spotify
Pandora
Tunein
iHeart
Stitcher

Subscribe and Listen on Your Favorite APP

Our Columnists and Show Hosts

Bookstore

Apple Podcasts

Click for the full bookstore.

Truth For Health

Apple Podcasts

COVID Solution Summit

Apple Podcasts

Evacuating Americans & fully-vetted Afghan's at Risk - Help Us!

Apple Podcasts

Empowering and mentoring conservative trailblazers from Generation Z to win!

Apple Podcasts

Turning Point Action is Recruiting Precinct Chairs - Become a Grassroots Warrior Today!

Apple Podcasts

URGENT - KEEP NINE
Please join us to protect the Supreme Court:
Sign the Petition!

Apple Podcasts

The LATINO USA EXIT from the Democrat Party, click for details...

Apple Podcasts

Fighting corporate censorship and ensuring voter integrity...

Apple Podcasts

Support wounded and fallen police officers. The Wounded Blue.

Wounded Blue
Share via
Copy link