Yesterday I spoke about the great love God has for us. His love is so great that He not only sent His son to die for us, but to die knowing our sinful nature, an ugly and outrageous evil against God. However, God knows that. He knows that we are not perfect, in fact, we are far from it. Yet, His great love still stands true.
And this love that God showed for us in giving His Son, will be shown once again!
So Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to deal with sin but to save those who are eagerly waiting for him. (Hebrews 9:28 ESV)
Jesus took care of sin once and for all when He gave His life for ours. Now, we can rejoice in knowing that He is coming again, this time not to pay for what has already been bought; but to collect His treasure, His children – us!
While we don’t know the day or time, as can be certified from Matthew 24:36
We do know that He is coming to get us. Therefore, it is our responsibility to achieve 2 things as we wait for His arrival: