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What will we do in heaven all day?

When Isaiah and the apostle John peeked into the spiritual realm, they saw worship happening in heaven. God was being praised for his goodness and his salvation. While praising God with song is a good thing, will it be the only thing going on for eternity?

The idea of singing for eternity does not sound appealing to many and we weren’t made to sing all the time or life would be a big musical.

We praise God in many ways. We praise God in what we say, in our work and by displaying our talents. Adam and Eve were created to work in the garden, not to stand around and sing all day, so we too were created to work.

I saw the Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride beautifully dressed for her husband. Revelation 21:3

Heaven is described as a city and cities, as we understand, are bustling communities of interaction and service. Could we not work according to our talents and passions for eternity, serving others (loving our neighbors) and sharing resources, and praise God the entire time in this city!

It appears that praising God through song will be an important component of our time in heaven (at least more than we do now). However, we were created to praise God with our unique gifts and talents.