Do you want to live well and long? Would you like to be prosperous and successful in your life? Then this message is for you. In Revelation 22:12 Jesus says, “Behold, I am coming quickly and my reward is with me to give to everyone according to his work.” How we live is important to God. “Blessed are those who do His commandments.” – Revelation 22:14. Notice, it’s not ‘blessed are those who live by faith or grace’, it is, “blessed are those who do His commandments that they may have the right to the tree of life and enter through the gates into the city.” – Revelation 22:15
Those who obey His commandments have the right to the tree of life and may enter through gates into the city. We clearly see that there is a reward for living right, for obeying the Lord – we will enter into the great city, will partake of the Lord, and will enjoy eternal rewards for all of eternity. However, the question is now, what about temporal rewards? Can I enjoy the blessing of God while I am alive on the earth, or is it only for me when I get to Heaven one day? Well let’s see what the Bible has to say about this. ..
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