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What Happens When You Die

Featuring Best Selling Author John Burke

After personally interviewing and researching over 1,500 near-death experiences, John Burke compiled his learnings into the New York Times Best-Selling book Imagine Heaven. John aggressively brings clarity and understanding to one of life’s biggest questions: What happens when you die? What you learn may surprise you, and impact how you live today.

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What Happens When You Die

Sunday, March 26, 2023
John Burke joins Brian Tome at Crossroads for a powerful teaching about near-death experiences that will change your outlook on death and how you live. You can visit in person or watch online.


It’s a bit of an oversell but you’ll stay up-to-date on the latest of all things Crossroads.

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John Burke on the Aggressive Life with Brian Tome

John Burke joined Brian Tome on the Aggressive Life podcast in November 2022. This is the only time Brian did a two-part episode—it was that good. Part 2 includes Q&A from the Crossroads Community. Can you guess what the #1 question was?

You can listen to both episodes here or wherever you get your podcasts.

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John Burke is the author of the New York Times best-selling book Imagine Heaven. He also authored Unshockable Love, No Perfect People Allowed, and Soul Revolution. John himself was a skeptic of religion and an engineer by training. While watching his father die of cancer, he read a book by Dr. Raymond Moody who coined the term near-death experiences. That began a 35-year journey of study into the phenomena and how it relates to faith in God. John is the founding pastor of Gateway Church in Austin, Texas. He has spoken in over 20 countries and appeared on numerous television, and radio shows to discuss NDEs and heaven.

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