The Gospel is God’s power to salvation for anyone who believes. The law came by Moses and wrought guilt, shame and death. But grace and truth came through Jesus Christ, he has revealed the Father to us. We are forgiven and empowered.
He is the Life that gives us life. The compass that guides us true, our North Star. His turnings are not without purpose, he uses our situations and positions in life to shape us.
How often you feel condemned for the things you have done or not done. How often you allow guilt trip you from a perfect relationship you once had with God. How often you wonder if you are ever redeemable, feeling like you deserve no forgiveness. It is then to you that our gentle Saviour speaks these words, “You are not condemned.” Click to read this post.
The greatest way to show a person how much you love them is to hold their hand before the entire world to see that you are not ashamed of them. And when one person dares speaks against them, your voice is fiercer and your grip on their hand firmer. Love is not ashamed, it is proud to show off the object of its affection.