Expanded Rewards Study Guide

Jump to a list of things you can do to earn rewards in eternity.

REWARDS & REFERENCES

Here are some of the terms the Bible uses to describe rewards in Heaven.

MATTHEW

INHERIT

Matthew 5:5

POSITION

Matthew 5:19

REWARD

Matthew 5:12

Matthew 5:46

Matthew 6:1-6

Matthew 6:16-18

Matthew 10:41-42

Matthew 16:24-27

TREASURE 

Matthew 6:19-21

THRONES

Matthew 19:27-28

RIGHT HAND SEAT

Matthew 20:23

RULER

Matthew 25:14-30

Mark 

REWARD 

Mark 9:41

TREASURE 

Mark 10:21

Luke 

REWARD

Luke 6:23

Luke 6:35

REPAID 

Luke 14:14

TREASURE 

Luke 12:33-34

Luke 18:22

AUTHORITY

Luke 19:11-27

John

FRUIT

John 4:35-36

HONOR

John 12:26

ABUNDANT LIFE

John 10:10

A PLACE FOR YOU

John 14:2

PRAISE OF GOD

John 12:42

Acts 

INHERITANCE

Acts 20:32

Acts 26:28

Romans

REPAY

Romans 2:6

HEIRS

Romans 8:17-18

1 Corinthians 

REWARD 

1 Corinthians 3:8-15

1 Corinthians 9:24-27

INHERIT 

1 Corinthians 6:9-10

CROWN

1 Corinthians 9:25

PRAISE OF GOD

1 Corinthians 4:2-5

2 Corinthians

RECEIVE WHAT IS DUE

2 Corinthians 5:10

Galatians 

INHERIT 

Galatians 5:21

REAP

Galatians 6:6-10

Ephesians

REWARD 

Ephesians 6:8

INHERITANCE 

Ephesians 1:14

Ephesians 1:18

Ephesians 5:5

Philippians

PRIZE

Philippians 3:12-14

FRUIT

Philippians 4:15-17

Colossians

REWARD 

Colossians 3:24-25

INHERITANCE 

Colossians 1:12

Colossians 3:24

1 Thessalonians

CROWN

1 Thessalonians 2:19-20

BLAMELESS

1 Thessalonians 3:13

1 Thessalonians 5:23

1 Timothy

TREASURE 

1 Timothy 6:18-19

2 Timothy

CROWN

2 Timothy 2:5-6

2 Timothy 4:7-8

WITH ETERNAL GLORY

2 Timothy 2:10

REIGN WITH HIM

2 Timothy 2:12

Titus 

HEIRS

Titus 3:7

Hebrews

REWARD 

Hebrews 10:34-35

Hebrews 11:6

Hebrews 24-26

INHERIT

Hebrews 6:10-12

BETTER RESURRECTION

Hebrews 11:35

James 

CROWN

James 1:12

INHERITANCE

James 2:5

MERCY

James 2:13

1 Peter 

CROWN

1 Peter 5:4

INHERITANCE

1 Peter 1:4

1 Peter 3:9

HONOR

1 Peter 1:6-7

2 Peter

RICH WELCOME

2 Peter 1:10-11

1 John 

CONFIDENCE

1 John 2:28

BOLDNESS

1 John 4:17

2 John

REWARDED 

2 John 1:8

Jude

EXCEEDING JOY 

Jude 1:24

Revelation 

CROWN 

Revelation 2:10

Revelation 3:11

REWARD 

Revelation 22:12

REPAY

Revelation 2:23

INHERIT 

Revelation 21:7

MANNA AND STONE

Revelation 2:17

POWER OVER NATIONS

Revelation 2:26 -27

MORNING STAR

Revelation 2:28

CLOTHED IN WHITE

Revelation 3:5

IT WILL PAY TO OBEY

BELIEVERS WILL RECEIVE REWARDS IN ETERNITY FOR DOING THESE THINGS ON EARTH

PRAYING TO GOD – Matthew 6:5-6

ASSEMBLING TOGETHER – Hebrews 10:24-25, 35

CHARITABLE GIVING – Matthew 6:3-4, Luke 12:33-34

MINISTERING TO THE NEEDY – Luke 14:12-14

Serving other believers – Hebrews 6:9-12

Doing good works – 1 Timothy 6:18-19

Righteousness – 2 Timothy 4:7-8

Openly confessing Christ – Matthew 10:32

Enduring trials – James 1:12

Being faithful until death – 2 Tim. 2:12, 4:7-8