God was in Christ, reconciling the world to himself, no longer counting people’s sins against them. And he gave us this wonderful message of reconciliation.
“We now have this light shining in our hearts, but we ourselves are like fragile clay jars containing this great treasure. This makes it clear that our great power is from God, not from ourselves.”
we expected to die. But as a result, we stopped relying on ourselves and learned to rely only on God, who raises the dead.
Three things will last forever—faith, hope, and love—and the greatest of these is love.
So the Word became human and made his home among us. He was full of unfailing love and faithfulness. And we have seen his glory, the glory of the Father’s one and only Son.
When you are tempted, God will show you a way out so that you can endure.
God paid a high price for you, so don’t be enslaved by the world.