Today vast segments of the church and its leaders promote and glorify that which is corruptible and perishing – money, buildings, the size of crowds, an endless range of so-called “full-service” programs, as well as political and social power – to name but a few. But Scripture calls the true people of God to a far different value system. It declares that our hearts and minds must be focused on that which is incorruptible and imperishable.
The Bible declares that the believer’s present certainty of salvation, and confident expectation of the life to come, is based upon seven incorruptible things. Four have to do with God’s own nature. The other three have to do with God’s guarantees to every believer in Christ. God’s people must root their thinking deeply in these truths. In this series, the Lord willing, we shall examine them in the pages of Scripture