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Old 09-14-2010, 08:55 PM
 
Location: Florida
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to quote Maximus in the movie Gladiator; ( I paraphrase)

"what we do in this life, will echo in eternity"
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Old 09-14-2010, 09:03 PM
 
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'rewarded each according to his works'..yes,it does sound like we will recieve some type of reward (s),for what we have done.
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Old 09-14-2010, 09:44 PM
 
Location: Nashville, TN
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It means we are expected to do the best we can, to help our fellow man, our families and ourselves. There are no free passes to salvation.
Jesus paid it ALL. It's free to anyone who wants it.
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Old 09-14-2010, 10:07 PM
 
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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What did Jesus mean when He said He would "reward every man according to his works"?

It means just what it says.




Something about sowing and reaping................


Every man.
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Old 09-14-2010, 10:22 PM
 
Location: So California
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Jesus paid it ALL. It's free to anyone who wants it.
It doesnt mean we are paying for it, but the Lord expects more than lip service....

Matthew 7:21
Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven.
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Old 09-14-2010, 10:28 PM
 
Location: Vancouver, BC
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It doesnt mean we are paying for it, but the Lord expects more than lip service....

Matthew 7:21
Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven.
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