She passed away.
He was killed.
God tells us in Numbers 20 that Aaron was ‘gathered to his people”.
I like that. It makes great sense when someone is a believer. His people are in heaven. His Father is in heaven. And his Savior is in heaven.
So – where are my people?
God has blessed me by giving me a family with a very long lineage of Christ-followers. Many generations of my people are in heaven.
I’m tempted to start using that phrase with believers instead of ‘died’ or ‘passed away’. Some people wouldn’t get it but that’s ok – some people don’t get a lot of things.
How about you? Are your people in heaven? Is your Savior in Heaven? If so, then he has prepared a place for you.
Will you be with me when all believers are gathered to our Father in Heaven?
I hope and pray that you will.
Thank you for always keeping your promises, Abba Father.