Do you compare yourself to what other Christians are doing for God? To God, it’s not about how much you’ve done that matters, but whether you’ve said “yes”.
‘So, how could God’s forgiveness extend to our errors and mistakes? Why would God forgive your sin today if he knows that you will fall again tomorrow?’
People are like mirrors. We look at them and see ourselves in what we see reflected back, but this will always fall infinitely short of how God sees us.
We like the idea of grace, love, and forgiveness, but not the idea of having to fight. Maybe because we have the wrong idea of what the fight of faith is all about.
Dr Eli Gonzalez of Good News Unlimited shares three reasons why the event at the centre of Christianity is so significant.
Does God even think about us? Well Jesus spoke his final words on the cross for you. He wasn’t thinking of himself, he was thinking of you.
“Who is this man?” Your answer to this question, in relation to Jesus of Nazareth, will determine your destiny for ever.
We can fall into a trap of thinking if we try hard enough then we’ll get into God’s good books but there are no terms and conditions to the grace of God.
When you read through Jesus’ teachings you’ll find great wit, a profound gift for irony and wordplays and impeccable timing.
Some people say that all religions are the same. They’re not. Grace is what sets Christianity apart from all other philosophies and worldviews.