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Why is thankfulness powerful for the human soul? Because God created us to find our wellness in being glad worshippers of him.
“Another reason why it’s so important to be a part of the body of Christ is because one person cannot know all there is to know about Scripture. The Spirit speaks to us through each other’s insights and applications of Scripture.”
“Paul expected children to be present as the church listened to the letter of Scripture being read.”
“Good and the potential for evil–all these things were created through Christ and for Christ.”
At some point in our identity, we really are the little things we do everyday. And what better “little thing” than to invest time into our relationship with God?
But how, one might ask, is it possible to know what the original actually said when we no longer have it? Where The New Testament is concerned we are fortunate to have an embarrassment of riches where copies are concerned. There are well over 6000 extant manuscripts and manuscript fragments of The New Testament.
Whichever way you welcomed the new year, Christ followers are called to approach each new year and new day in a unique manner… This ultimate hope in Jesus’ ultimate new is uniquely distinct from the world’s new.
“I have come that they may have life and have it to the full.” ~Jesus, John 10:10
Christmas shouts the status quo shattering message that God so loved the world that he came to seek and save the least, the last, and the lost.
How shall we respond to the good news that Jesus has come to us as the God-Man King of love who was born to die for our sins?