IS YOUR NAME IN THE LAMB’S BOOK OF LIFE?
Revelation 21:26-27 (917)
A. According to God’s word those who are saved will enjoy eternal life, and those
who are lost will experience eternal punishment in hell. Romans 6:23 (833); Rev.
B. The names of those who are saved are recorded in the Lamb’s Book of Life.
I. Let’s first consider background information
A. The Jews kept a register of their citizens called the “Book of the Living.”
1. How it was used.
B. Jesus used this familiar register to draw a spiritual parallel and called His register the
“Book of Life.”
II. Certain facts about the Book of Life
A. Has existed from the foundation of the world. Revelation 13:8 (912); Rev.
B. Contains the names of those who will be in God’s eternal kingdom. Hebrews 12:23
(890); Luke 10:17-20 (761); Revelation 3: 3-6 (906)
C. Belongs to Christ. Revelation 21:27 (917)
D. Names are recorded by Christ. Revelation 3:4-6 (906)
E. Only those whose names are recorded will escape the second death,
which is the “lake of fire.” Revelation 20:11-15 (916)
A. People who reject the gospel of Christ don’t have their names written in the Lamb’s
Book of Life (Revelation 21:27) and will experience the lake of fire (Rev. 20:15);
2 Thessalonians 1:7-10 (875)
B. Acts 8:34-39 (808). QUESTION:_________________________________________?