Is There More Than One Heaven?

Heavenly Splendor: Seen and Unseen In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. Genesis 1:1 When God “created the heavens and the earth,” what heavens did he make? Genesis 1 clarifies that the days of creation included the formation of the sky (vv. 7–8) and outer space (vv. 14–18). Scripture often refers to these realms as the heavens …

How Is Heaven Connected to Earth?

Heavenly Visitors [Jacob] dreamed, and behold, there was a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven. And behold, the angels of God were ascending and descending on it! Genesis 28:12ESV One of the glimpses the Bible gives of heavenly activities occurs in Genesis 28:12. God appeared to Jacob when he was fleeing from …

Is Heaven a Real Place?

God’s Throne Room The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord is on his heavenly throne. He observes everyone on earth; his eyes examine them. Psalm 11:4 When you envision heaven, what image comes to mind? Do you think of a lush garden, stunning mountain vistas, or a walled crystal city? The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines heaven as “the dwelling …