Are You a Picture or a Lamp?

Go into almost any living room and you’ll probably see at least one picture on a wall and at least one lamp on an end table.

Which are you?

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Joined at the Hip


For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ – Philippians 3:20

As Christians we know we will spend eternity in heaven. If we compare our time here on planet earth to our time in eternity, we have to conclude we’re here only temporarily.

In fact once we accept Jesus as Savior and Lord, our official address changes to heaven. And from that point forward we’re just passing through this earthly life.

Just passing through. Really?

I sure don’t act like it.

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You’re a Christian with a Bucket List? Really?

It’s now in vogue to have a bucket list, a list of things you want to do before you die. has some common items on bucket lists. Visit a volcano. Travel to Italy. See the Great Wall of China. Learn to surf. I know people who want to visit all fifty of the U.S. states. For someone it might be write a book or start a business or find their birth mother.


What should be on a Christian’s bucket list? A better question might be should a Christian even have a bucket list.

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