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LESSON 15

 

Treasures in Heaven

 

The Greatest Treasure of All

To see Jesus

  Matthew 5:8  Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

  1 Corinthians 13:12  For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known.

  Colossians 3:4  When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with him in glory.

  Hebrews 9:28  So Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many; and unto them that look for him shall he appear the second time without sin unto salvation.

  Revelation 22:3-5  And they shall see his face;

God reveals Heaven to us by His Spirit

  1 Corinthians 2:9-10 

 

Daniel sees the Ancient of Days

  Daniel 7:9-14 

 

Stephen sees the Glory of God before he is stoned to death

  Acts 7:55-56  But he, being full of the Holy Ghost, looked up stedfastly into heaven, and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing on the right hand of God, And said, Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God.

 

Paul sees a bright light

  Acts 9:3-5  And as he journeyed, he came near Damascus: and suddenly there shined round about him a light from heaven: And he fell to the earth, and heard a voice saying unto him, Saul, Saul, why persecutest thou me? And he said, Who art thou, Lord? And the Lord said, I am Jesus whom thou persecutest: it is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.

 

Paul sees Paradise

  2 Corinthians 12:4  How that he was caught up into paradise, and heard unspeakable words, which it is not lawful for a man to utter.

 

John sees the Risen Christ

  Revelation 1:13-16 

  Revelation 14:14  And I looked, and behold a white cloud, and upon the cloud one sat like unto the Son of man, having on his head a golden crown, and in his hand a sharp sickle.

  Revelation 19:11-12