Luke 16:19-31 - Today’s text describes Hades - the temporary holding place for non-believers.
If we know danger is on the way and we don’t warn people who will be impacted by the impending danger, there will be horrible consequences. Where we go after we die depends on what we do with Jesus Christ in this life!
> The Reality of Hell - Ref Matthew 25:41, 46
> The Residents of Hell - Ref Isaiah 14:12-14, John 3:17
> The Reason for Hell
God does not send anyone TO Hell - people end up in Hell because they choose to reject Jesus. God must deal with sin in a righteous way.
> The Ramifications of Hell - Ref Revelation 20:11-15 Great White Throne Judgment - lake of fire = 2nd death
1. Physical Torment
2. Mental Torment
3. Spiritual Torment
v. 27-28 - God sends us to warn people.
People who know, go to people who need to know Jesus.