“Are you going to heaven? How will you spend the afterlife?” asks one of those things in Facebook. How will I spend the afterlife? It’s a question more serious than a Facebook quiz. If pastoral ministry in the church means anything, heaven has to be a serious matter.
A friend in Ulster once told of a conversation with a friend who was a pastor,
‘What’s heaven like?’ he had asked the pastor
‘Heaven?’ said the pastor, ‘Heaven for for me will be standing with my dog on a bridge in