what does the Bible say about RIP

What Does the Bible Say About RIP?

  What does RIP mean? In Latin, it stands for Requiescat in Pace, or in English, “Rest in peace.” The phrase was engraved on most tombstones during the 18th century, used prominently by the Roman Catholic church, but also by Anglicans, Lutherans, and Methodists. However, you can go all the way back to the second …

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what is the gospel

What is the Gospel?

  What is the gospel? Well, the word gospel means “good news.” Good news about what? The good news that God so loved the world He gave His only Son, and whoever believes in Him will not perish, but have eternal life. The good news that whoever calls upon the name of the Lord shall …

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what is a christian?

What is a Christian?

  1 Peter 4:16 says, “If anyone suffers as a Christian, let him not be ashamed, but let him glorify God in that name.” What is a Christian? Very simply, a Christian is a follower of Jesus Christ. The word was first used at Antioch when the Greeks called Jesus followers Christians. Before that the …

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