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Because of this decision

we don’t evaluate people

by what they have

or how they look.

 

We looked at the Messiah that way once and got it all wrong, as you know.

 

We certainly don’t look at him that way anymore.

Now we look inside, and what we see is that anyone united with the Messiah gets a fresh start, is created new.

The old life is gone; a new life burgeons! Look at it!

All this comes from the God

who settled the relationship between us and him,

and then called us to settle our relationships with each other.

 

God put the world square with himself

through the Messiah,

giving the world a fresh start

by offering forgiveness of sins.

God has given us the task of telling everyone what he is doing. We’re Christ’s representatives. God uses us to persuade men and women to drop their differences and enter into God’s work of making things right between them.

We’re speaking for Christ himself now:

Become friends with God; he’s already a friend with you.
2 Corinthians 5:17 MSG

https://bible.com/bible/97/2co.5.17.MSG

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Published by strawberry0043

i am married to my best friend. I love Jesus more than life. I have an autoimmune disorder. I have joyfully born five children and been pregnant with seven. I have a disabled child. I have a mentally ill family member who abused my child and lied about it. I have one prodigal child who I may never see again.💚 I enjoy dealing with life as it is, not as it should be.💚 I have been unhappily and happily married to one man since 1995 (thank heaven!) I want to encourage💚 share hope in my world💚 Remind us and equip us to live in this difficult century. 💚June 2020

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