For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you. For just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we, though many, form one body,…
Everything about Christ’s life is centered on His goal of dying on the cross and training His disciples to carry on His ministry after He ascends back to the Father.
Before God created us in the womb of our mothers, He knew how far we would fall short of the perfection He requires.
We rarely hear people talk about the fear of God anymore, because, I guess, too few people do fear God these days. And that has a lot to do with why America and the much of the world is moving further away from God at a rapid pace.
Philippians 2:1-4 (ESV)
Scripture needs to be our weapon of choice in the fight against the fear of defeat. God’s truth brings freedom, which includes freedom from fear.
Preparation is a time to reflect and admit just how sinful we really are.
Our life would be totally and fully imprisoned by Satan and we would experience the ultimate wrath of God. Thankfully there is a BUT GOD!
Christmas is all about God sending His Son to earth. Christmas wasn’t man’s idea, it was God’s idea. Christmas wasn’t man’s initiative, it was God’s initiative. Christmas came about because of God.
The time was right … the stage was set … everything was ready … Then Jesus was born. It was God’s plan … God’s timetable … God’s design. God was in charge. Nothing happened by accident or chance. God had a purpose in all that He did.