Praise God! He Sent a Lamb!
diane amberg, May 11, 2005 at 5:29:00 PM BST
by Don Ruhl
Read the Bible in a Year This evening read John 1:29--51
Praise God! He Sent a Lamb!
Treasure the words of John 1:29.
29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him, and said, "Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!" (Joh. 1:29).
We look at our sin and are disgusted. What shall we do? Is there any hope for us? Yes, praise God, there is hope, because He sent His own special Lamb to the earth to take away our sin. Meditate on that sacrifice today. Picture a lamb being sacrificed by a Levitical priest. It is not a pretty sight. Now, picture a man, the man Jesus, being sacrificed. Why is He being sacrificed? It is for my sin. Thank you God for this awesome sacrifice that I might be free from my sin. I am free! I am free!
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