When 27-year-old Jamie finds himself walking alone and barefooted through the fog, he wonders where he is and how he got there. The discoveries he makes along the way reveal him to be en route to heaven, approaching city walls of jasper.
So begins Bob Northey’s novel Journey in Heaven, which recounts Jamie’s early days in the Celestial City. Part Bible study and part travelogue, Northey combines scripture references with fictional dialogue to deliver an inspirational story of what awaits us on the other side of death. As Jamie comes to understand and appreciate more about his new home, he travels from location to location: the Throne Room, the Praise Pavilion, the Library and the Observatory are only a few of the buildings he explores. He meets the people who lived the stories of the Bible as well as other new arrivals.
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