John 1:11-13; Romans 8:12-17; 1 Corinthians 1:9; Galatians 3:26-29; Ephesians 1:11-12; 2 Thessalonians 2:16; 1 John 3:1-3
So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God.
In Paul’s letter to Philemon, he shared the good news of Onesimus’ salvation with Philemon. Onesimus had been one of Philemon’s slaves, yet now, Paul encouraged Philemon to welcome Onesimus as a brother rather than as his slave. Paul’s letter shows the power of Jesus to change the way we are viewed by God and others.
Thankfully, God does not just leave us in the broken world, but is repairing the brokenness through His Son. From the very beginning of time, God promised He would fix creation, and He kept His promise by sending Jesus to rescue us from our sin. Jesus came to live on the earth and willingly died on the cross so that sin’s power over creation would be broken forever.
Every child should know that:
Every child should:
Every child should feel:
Every child should want: