Daniel 2:44-45 prophesied of a coming kingdom. “And in the days of these kings the God of heaven will set up a kingdom which shall never be destroyed; and the kingdom shall not be left to other people; it shall break in pieces and consume all these kingdoms, and it shall stand forever.”
Salvation comes because a person chooses it. It is given when a person believes and obeys the word of the Lord. It is not merely an emotional ride. Salvation is not a feeling that strikes you from out of the blue.
We must be ready to face trying and “fiery trials.” (1 Pet. 4: 12-16) The fire will try every man’s work of what sort it is. (1 Cor. 3:13-17) When our work is tried, will we prove to be wood, hay and stubble or gold, silver and precious stones?