What exactly does it mean to be ‘heavenly minded’

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But what exactly does it mean ‘not to be of this world’; that is, what exactly does it mean for a Christian to be heavenly minded?

Well, let us hear directly from Christian Scriptures.

In Christian Spirituality, to be heavenly minded means to attempt to create, via behaviors, character, and right treatment of others, the spiritual atmosphere of heaven on earth.

How exactly does having a lot of money mitigate against demonstration of compassion and kindness?

Could God be rich in kindness and compassion towards us if, simultaneously, He was lacking in resources?

Jesus did not at any time declare that it is impossible for a rich man to be saved, merely that it is difficult. If a rich man pays the price — carries his or her cross and follows Jesus — he or she can be welcomed into the reign of Jesus Christ.

But then, the true humility and meekness that are required if a man is to carry his cross and follow Jesus Christ — the crux of the difficulty, which confronts the rich.

It is not riches that debar from the grace of God, but rather the spiritual reality that, given money solves many problems, and given many rich men do wrong things to suppress others from becoming rich, most rich men are unwilling to entrust their decision making rubric to Jesus Christ.

If the rich entrust their decision making to God’s rubrics (implies true humility and meekness), which in part means they are not characterized by greed, and if they are rich in good deeds, liberal and generous, The Father declares that salvation is just as within their reach as it is within reach of all of mankind.

Can a believer in Jesus Christ remain righteous if he or she continues to pray a prayer that is contrary to that of his or her Lord and Savior whom he or she claims to worship?

Whether or not Jesus will come to take those who believe in Him to heaven, Jesus declares that such an event is contrary to His desire, asks The Father that state of life on earth not arrive at such a stalemate.

If you wonder then how exactly Jesus could spend an entire book, the Book of Revelation talking about His Second Coming, well then buy my book, ‘A Spiritual Exposition of Revelations of Jesus Christ’ available on Amazon.com.

Our Lord Jesus Christ declares that He will give us power to make the most of our time on earth, that we are not to pine for removal from earth, but rather to ask for power to be His agents for good in this world.

Our Lord Jesus Christ commands all who believe in His name to be heavenly minded, that is, to seek to create spiritual atmosphere of heaven — compassion, kindness, love, forgiveness, wealth that blesses — on earth.

Will you not believe and accept testimony of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ?

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Educator and Researcher, Believer in Spirituality, Life is serious business, but we all are pilgrims so I write about important stuff with empathy and ethos

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