6 The LORD said to Cain, “Why are you angry? Why has the expression of your face fallen? 7 If you do well, won’t it be lifted up? If you don’t do well, sin crouches at the door. Its desire is for you, but you are to rule over it.”
The battle ground for life, is played out in the choices we make to do what Jesus says or to do what we want instead. One way leads to life. Real life. Abundant life. Now and forever life. A life of purpose and meaning and mission. The other way leads to a false life, an in-valid life.
The amazing grace we just talked about is evidenced even further by what happens here. Jesus sees the beauty of people’s potential and does not treat them according to the labels that society and even the religious community puts on them.
This Preaching in Shorts Bible study is on Genesis. Each chapter is read verse by verse with the major points highlighted and discussed. You can listen to the study by clicking here 1 The heavens, the earth, and all their vast array were finished. 2 On the seventh day God finished his work which he […]
and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace.16 In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. - Ephesians 6:15-16 NIV