December 2016 Bible Questions & Answers

Do our loved ones who’ve gone on rest only?  Are they aware of those they’ve left behind? Death is often referred to as “sleep” in the Bible (Matt. 27:52-53; John 11:11-13; Acts 7:60; 1 Cor. 15:6, 18, 20; 1 Thess. 4:13-17; 2 Pet. 3:4).