Last update Feb 13, 2017 thomascaggiano. A published exposure of government corruption of the United States ESTABLISHMENT in the federal, States of New Jersey. Life After Death, Near Death Experience, Hell, NDE Stories, Last Judgment. One of the great mysteries. The true answer is. Death is not the end, but rather just a step that we must all take. Death separates us from this temporal world but does not end our. When a person dies their spirit departs from this world. Given that we never cease. What joy this knowledge bringsSteven Paul Steve Jobs d b z February 24, 1955 October 5, 2011 was an American entrepreneur, business magnate, inventor, and industrial designer. Some people are fans of the Cincinnati Bengals. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Cincinnati Bengals. This 2017 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in. The most meaningful. These. relationships and our spirits do not disintegrate with death. They. continue on we continue on. If you are troubled with. The truth is joyful. Isiah. 2. 5 8, He shall cast down death forever and the Lord GOD will. LORD has spoken. Revelation. Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first. And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven. God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. And I heard a. loud voice from the throne saying, Behold, the dwelling place. I-can-make-you-rich.jpg' alt='Change Your Life 7 Days Paul Mckenna Pdf' title='Change Your Life 7 Days Paul Mckenna Pdf' />God is with man. He will dwell with them, and they will be his. God himself will be with them as their God. He will wipe. away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither. And he who was seated on the throne. Behold, I am making all things new. Also he said. Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true. And he said to me, It is done I am the Alpha and the Omega. To him that is thirsty I will give from. The one who conquers will. I will be his God, and he shall be my son. Corinthians 1. 5 5. Behold, I tell you a mystery. We shall. all indeed rise again but we shall not all be changed. In a moment. in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet for the trumpet. For this corruptible must put on incorruption and. And when this mortal hath put on. Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is thy victoryO. Now the sting of death is sin and the. But thanks be to God, who hath given us the. Lord Jesus Christ. Therefore, my beloved. Lord, knowing that your labour is not in vain in the. Lord. Is There Eternal. Life While in this life, people. Is death the end, or is there something of people. What kind of existence will one have after. Will it be good or bad Is there anything one can do to. Every culture on earth has believed in life after. The majority of the worlds religions believes in life after. However, but only in the Christian. For. God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that. John 3 1. 6. And. God, who gave it Ecclesiastes 1. So. also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown in corruption, it. It is sown in dishonour, it shall rise in. It is sown in weakness, it shall rise in power. It is sown a. natural body, it shall rise a spiritual body 1 Corinthians. Life after death is a. Christian faith. Without. Corinthians 1. 5 1. But if it is preached that Christ has. If there is no resurrection of the dead. Christ has been raised. And if Christ has not been. More than. that, we are then found to be false witnesses about God, for we have. God that he raised Christ from the dead. But he did. not raise him if in fact the dead are not raised. For if the dead are. Christ has not been raised either. And if Christ has. Then those also who have fallen asleep in Christ are lost. If. only for this life we have hope in Christ, we are to be pitied more. In fact, down in verse 3. Paul is even more blunt If. Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die. That is, if we did not believe that we were to rise again from the. What. did Jesus say about the Afterlife Christ most certainly. For. example, in an encounter with the Sadducees who denied the teaching. Christ rebuked them by saying, Regarding. Moses, in the passage about the burning bush, how God spoke to him. I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the. God of Jacob He is not the God of the dead, but of the. Mark 1. 2 2. 6 2. Jesus. clearly told them that those who have died centuries before are very. In another passage, Jesus. His disciples and us by telling them specifically that. Him in Heaven Do not. God, believe also in Me. In My. Fathers house are many dwelling places if it were not so, I. I go to prepare a place for you. If I go and. prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself. I am, there you may be also. And you know the way where I. John 1. 4 1 4. The Afterlife Two. Eternal Destinies. Jesus also speaks authoritatively about what types of destinies await every person that. God and one without God. In Lukes account of. Lazarus, Jesus says, Now the poor man died. Abrahams bosom and the. In Hell he lifted up his eyes. Abraham far away and Lazarus in his bosom. Luke 1. 6 2. 22. As the writer of Hebrews says, It is. Hebrews 9 2. 7. Jesus speaks about the two. He is confronted by the religious leaders. John Truly, truly, I say to you, an hour is coming and. Son of God, and. those who hear will live. For just as the Father has life in Himself. He gave to the Son also to have life in Himself and He gave. Him authority to execute judgment, because He is the Son of Man. Do. not marvel at this for an hour is coming, in which all who are in. His voice, and will come forth those who did the. John 5 2. 5 2. 9. Christ. restates the matter very plainly in Matthew when He says, These. Matthew 2. 5 4. 6. Jesus. contrasts these two destinies in the end of the Sermon on the Mount. Enter through the narrow gate for the gate is wide and the. For the gate is small and the way is narrow that leads to. Matthew 7 1. 3 1. Existence. of Life After Death. The. existence of life after death is a universal question. Job. speaks for all of us by stating, Man born of woman is of few. He springs up like a flower and withers. If a man dies. will he live again Job 1. Like Job, all of us have. Exactly what happens to us after we. Do we simply cease to exist Is life a revolving door of. Does everyone go to the same place, or do we go. Is there really a heaven and hell The Bible tells us that. God has prepared for those who love him 1. Corinthians 2 9. Jesus Christ, God in the flesh, came to the earth. But he was pierced. Isaiah 5. 3 5. Jesus took on the punishment. His life to pay the penalty for. Three days later, He proved Himself victorious over death by. He remained on the earth for forty days and. Romans 4 2. 5. says, He was delivered over to death for our sins and was. When Jesus was talking. Martha about the death of Lazarus, her brother, He declared, I. Me, though he. were dead, yet shall he live And whosoever liveth and believeth in. Me shall never die. Believest thou this. John 1. 1 2. 5 2. Right here, Jesus started presenting the astonishing. Jesus then went the next step. Lazarus back to life after four days in a tomb. At that. point, Jesus put everyone on notice that He would later overcome the. Himself Resurrection. Jesus Christ. The resurrection of the. Christ is a well documented event. The apostle Paul challenged people. The resurrection is the cornerstone of the. Christian faith. Because Christ was raised from the dead, we can have. The resurrection of Jesus. Christ is the ultimate proof of life after death. Christ was only the. Physical death came through one man, Adam, to whom we are all. But all who have been adopted into Gods family. Jesus Christ will be given new life 1. Corinthians 1. 5 2. Just as God raised up Jesus body, so. Jesus return and be united. Heaven 1 Corinthians 6 1. Resurrection. of the Dead. One strand of belief in. 2Pac When We Ride Instrumental. In this literal view, bodies will rise from their graves. The resurrection is thus the rising again. The Fourth Lateran Council. College of Biblical Studies. Historical Sketch. Celebrating 4. 0 years of Truth, Training and Transformation The College of Biblical StudiesHouston CBS, formerly Houston Bible Institute HBI, began as a burden in the heart of the late Rev. Ernest L. Mays, the founder of HBI. He sensed that large segments of the local Christian community were functioning without trained leaders. This was especially true within the inner city minority groups. Out of this concern, Houston Bible Vocational Institute was incorporated in 1. Mr. William Thomas, Jr. Rev. Joe Wall assisted in the development of a multi racial, interdenominational board, which began working to make the school a reality. Within a short time, a decision was made to focus on biblical and theological training because they felt that there were already adequate resources for vocational training in the area. In the fall of 1. Houston Bible Institute were offered. Rev. Rodney L. Cooper was the schools first Executive Director. From its inception, the school used the facilities of KHCB FM, a Houston based Christian radio network, for its classrooms, and leased administrative space nearby. In 1. 98. 3, Rev. Rod Cooper resigned to pursue a Ph. D., and the Board promoted Rev. Jack Arrington, then Vice President, to President. President Arrington continued the difficult task of building the foundation and establishing credibility in the minority community. In 1. 99. 1, God called Rev. Arrington to the pastorate and Dr. William Boyd to fill his vacancy. Dr. Boyd began the process of building the superstructure on the vision of Mays and the foundation of Cooper and Arrington. He implemented a scholarship program that resulted in significant growth of the College. Under Dr. Boyds leadership, in 1. Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board certified the school as a college and the name was changed from Houston Bible Institute to College of Biblical StudiesHouston. In 1. CBS achieved national accreditation through the Accrediting Association of Bible Colleges now the Association for Biblical Higher Education. In July 2. God called Dr. Jay A. Quine to the presidency and Dr. Boyd became the Chancellor. Dr. Quine provided leadership for the creation of the 2. Strategic Plan that focuses on the addition of a traditional bachelors program, a Center for Continuing Studies, and pursuit of regional accreditation. In June 2. 01. 2, the College of Biblical Studies Houston was granted Candidacy status for accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Certificates and Associate and Baccalaureate degrees. In July 2. 01. 2, God called Dr. William Blocker to the presidency to provide leadership to the College in the pursuit of becoming the premier Bible college in Texas, and furthering its impact on families, churches and communities. CBS initially offered classes at the KHCB radio facilities located off the Southwest Freeway at Kirby. In 1. Hillcroft and the Southwest Freeway was purchased. The campus has continued to expand to meet the demands of a growing student body and today the 1. During its 3. 0 years of history, CBS has grown in its academic curriculum from offering a few credit and non credit courses to todays offerings of a Bible Certificate in English or Spanish language, an Associate of Biblical Studies degree in English and Spanish, and Bachelor of Science degree programs with majors in Biblical Studies, Biblical Counseling, Organizational Leadership and Christian Leadership. VISIONBy 2. 02. 0, the College of Biblical Studies Houston will become the premier Bible college in Texas focused on transforming a diverse student body to serve Christ and impact families, churches and communities, to the glory of God. MISSION AND PURPOSEMission Introduction. The College was developed to provide college level training in Bible and theology for those individuals who had little or no opportunity to receive such training by conventional means resident, full time. As a commuter college, this training is accomplished in a unique way through our key distinctives Biblical curriculum is based on a biblical world view, founded on scriptural truth, with its focus on ministry preparation and life transformation. Diverse students study and experience the education process with fellow students from a variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds. Accessible courses offered on campus are available during the day, evening and Saturdays, and through alternative schedules to provide students an opportunity to fit their studies into their life schedules. Online courses provide needed flexibility or the adult learner. Affordable the cost of attendance is intentionally lower than other accredited private institutions and financial aid is available to assist students in meeting the financial requirements of their studies. Mission Statement. The College of Biblical StudiesHouston provides biblically based education for the Body of Christ, with primary focus on African American and other ethnic minority groups, and equips its students with a biblical worldview for Christian service to the church and the world. Implementation of Mission. To fulfill its Mission, the College of Biblical StudiesHouston Provides educational opportunities to prepare men and women for Christian vocation, leadership and ministry. Provides resources, services and an environment that encourages learning. Recruits students from the general Christian population with primary focus on African American and other ethnic minority groups. Serves as a leadership development and resource center for churches and the Christian community at large. Serves as a Christian influence in the greater Houston area and beyond through educational, cultural and spiritual activities. Institutional Goals. Through the Colleges curricular and co curricular experiences, CBS students demonstrate Biblical and theological knowledge, recognizing Scripture as the ultimate authority for life and godliness. Skills that reflect critical thinking and problem solving ability. Attitudes and values indicative of an integrated biblical worldview. Sensitivity to various cultural viewpoints. Skills of effective communication. Skills for Christian ministry. STATEMENT OF INSTITUTIONAL PHILOSOPHY OF STUDENT DEVELOPMENTCBS is committed to the truth that the Bible is central to the Christian life and that Christians are called to love and glorify God by living a holy life of testimony and service in the power of the Holy Spirit. The educational goal of CBS is love from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith I Tim. CBS combines programs in both theological and general education so that students can recognize and interact with biblical and non biblical worldviews. Students are educated in disciplines that help them know and articulate Scripture, preparing them for personal ministry for the equipping of the saints for ministry in order to build up the local and universal body of Christ Eph. From this basic philosophy flow two essential objectives personal growth and communal ministry. In accord with the life, education and ministry goals of each student, CBS encourages students to continue growing in the grace, awe, and knowledge of the Lord Jesus Christ in association with a local church.