Who rules your life? Does God rule your life, or someone (or something) else? The application of what God gave us through Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross provided us with the greatest gift of all – the gift of forgiveness.
But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed. We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to our own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all (Isaish 53: 5-6 NIV).
Your Christian life isn’t just what you believe or confess, it’s what you do. Once you get saved, you want to grow in your faith, not just stay in the safety of God’s grace, but grow into a higher level so that you can share that grace and love with others.
Turn to Your Maker
We need to surrender our pride, our ego, our wordly desires and our plans in order to live out the will of God. We need to freely love and forgive our neighbors and not deceive ourselves thinking that God’s forgiveness is only meant for us. Read More