Part I.. Defining "Heaven"
"Heaven" That Ethereal Place In Christian Thought.
The Word "Heaven" in The Bible
Jesus' Core Message... The Kingdom of Heaven/God
"Heaven" vs. The "Kingdom of Heaven"
Summary and Conclusion
Part II... The Location and Nature of Heaven
The Promises (Location)
A Tangible Place
The Kingdom of God in Jewish Thought
God's Three Interconnected And Inseparable Promises to Abraham
A "Type", or Literal Fulfillment?
A Real City Spoken of in The Book of Hebrews
The Prophecies (Nature)
The Prophets "Saw" The Coming Kingdom
A Summary of The Location and Nature of Heaven
How Did The Promise Of Earthly Land Become A Promise of an Unearthly Heaven?
Part III ... Jesus' Second Coming and The Resurrection of The Body
Christ Returns with Those Who Have Fallen Asleep In Jesus
Those Who Are Alive Will "Meet" Him In The Air
Part IV... A New Heaven and A New Earth
Will The Earth Be Destroyed?
The New Jerusalem Comes Down From Heaven
Heaven and Earth Become One ...
... In the Coming Kingdom of God
Part V... Will There Be Time and Space In The New Earth?
Part VI... The Bema Seat and Rewards in Heaven
The Bema Seat
What is The Bema Seat?
The Bema Seat and The Christian
The Purpose of Christ's Bema Seat
Rewards Vs. Salvation
Are Matthew 16:27 and Matthew 20:1-16 Contradictory?
The Nature of The Rewards
Isn't it Presumptuous to Expect Rewards From God?
Redeeming The Time