Safe in the Arms of Jesus: God's Provision for the Death of Those Who Cannot Believe

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Kregel Publications - Religion - 96 pages
Writing with a father's tenderness and the confident knowledge of a Bible scholar, Dr. Lightner explains God's provision for little ones who pass away.

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Contents

God Cares and So Do I
10
Children in the Bible
14
Jesus and Little Children
18
The Character of God
28
The Biblical Basis for Eternal Judgment
38
The One Way to Heaven
42
The Place of Faith
48
The Death of a Little Child in the Kings House
52
Questions Parents Ask
58
Parent Talk
76
Heaven and You
88
Endnotes
95
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Page 92 - JUST as I am, without one plea. But that thy blood was shed for me, And that thou bid'st me come to thee, O Lamb of God ! I come...
Page 54 - While the child was yet alive, I fasted and wept: for I said, Who can tell whether God will be gracious to me, that the child may live? But now he is dead, wherefore should I fast? can I bring him back again? I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me.
Page 21 - See that you do not look down on one of these little ones. For I tell you that their angels in heaven always see the face of my Father in heaven.
Page 92 - Just as I am, and waiting not To rid my soul of one dark blot, To Thee, Whose blood can cleanse each spot, O Lamb of God, I come!
Page 20 - I tell you the truth, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.
Page 92 - Just as I am Thou wilt receive, Wilt welcome, pardon, cleanse, relieve ! Because Thy promise I believe, O Lamb of God, I come...
Page 31 - JESUS loves me ! this I know, For the Bible tells me so ; Little ones to him belong, They are weak, but He is strong. Yes, Jesus loves me, Yes, Jesus loves me, Yes, Jesus loves me, The Bible tells me so.
Page 20 - At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, "Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?
Page 20 - Whoever receives one such child in my name receives me; but whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him to have a great millstone fastened round his neck and to be drowned in the depth of the sea.

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