We can begin now to live the life we will live forever because Jesus is still living for us the life He began to live for us many years ago.
Never before had life been lived with such dignity and purpose. No one else had so clearly displayed what an utterly beautiful thing it is to be human.
The hope of righteousness is the prospect of perfect agreement with God that corresponds with perfect freedom to do whatever we want.
The will of God for you is that you grow in the knowledge of the Lord, seeing Him more clearly every day. A clear vision of Him will change your life.
The gospel glorifies God in giving Him to us for free. This is not what anyone imagined was the best way to glorify God.
Jesus Christ accomplished the eternal purpose of God. The total worth of that accomplishment, while apprehended by faith, is yet to be seen on earth.
The universe was created to glorify God. You were created to fellowship with God by sharing in the Father's delight in the Son.
Death is consistent and it has been around for a long time. But it nevertheless is a usurper. Jesus did not recognize death’s authority as legitimate.
Hebrews 5:8 says that "He learned obedience by the things which He suffered.” He also came to terms with His true, eternal identity.
Sin is not passive. It is active agreement with the tempter. It is not so much a weakness as it is the end of the weakness of being tempted.