Chen Li was walking home after a gathering when she thought of what Sister Wang had just said to her about the Lord Jesus already having returned, and asking Chen Li to go to her house that afternoon to listen to a sermon. Thinking over what she had said, Chen Li couldn’t help but ask herself: “The Lord Jesus gave us a promise: ‘I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also’ (John 14:2–3). Continue reading “What Is the True Meaning of Rapture in the Bible?”
Welcoming the Lord to be raptured into the kingdom of heaven is the greatest hope of every believer, but is entering the kingdom of heaven really as simple as we think? What does God require of those who can enter the kingdom of heaven? The Lord Jesus said, “Not every one that said to Me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that does the will of My Father which is in heaven” (Matthew 7:21). The Lord made it clear that not all people who speak the Lord’s name can enter the kingdom of heaven, and that only those who do God’s will can enter it.