I wanted to share a personal post from my blog with my brother. I hope you all are having a wonderful day and that you enjoy all the living of life, without regrets.
This past week, our grandmother rather suddenly crossed over from living on Earth to living in Heaven.
And it’s had me thinking a bit about angels.
I posted about how angels spoke to the early church here, discussing how, even after the Holy Spirit’s arrival, they still appeared and spoke to believers.
And yet it’s been common to speak of those who go before us, of believers who die, as becoming angels in heaven who wait for us. And I wonder if it’s partly because angels can go from heaven to earth. They can visit us. They can appear to us. They can speak to us. They can even be assigned to us, just over our shoulder, protecting us as heirs of salvation, lest we dash our foot against a stone (Psalm 91:12).
Whereas, once a human being dies, we lose contact. They have moved to another state, where no…
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