Forever is the correct answer.
Eternal Life is Forever. When a
person is born again he or she is born of incorruption by the
eternal Word of God. Living eternally according to the eternal
"Being born again, not of
corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which
liveth and abideth for ever."
The Bible, Book of First Peter,
Chapter 1, Verse 23
Jesus asked the Father to send "another
Comforter" (the Holy Spirit) to come and be with the saved forever.
If the Spirit is with us eternally and we end up in the Lake of
Fire, God's Holy Spirit will have to be with us there as well.
"And I will pray the Father, and
he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for
The Bible, Good of John, Chapter
14, Verse 16