One thing we know about in Atlanta: detours. Roads we have counted on to get us from one place to another close (or collapse?!), and we are forced to find new routes. The life of faith involves detours as well; the ways we thought things would work out turn out to be blocked—but with God, “Plan B” turns out to be amazingly grace-filled.
Because I believe from then, He shall come to judge the quick and the dead…I will be ready to make every moment count.
SCRIPTURE: Matthew 25:31–46
Because I believe that on the third day, He rose again, ascended into Heaven, and sits at the right hand of God the Father…I will trust that God is in control.
SCRIPTURE: Hebrews 1:1–3, 12:1–3; Romans 8:18–39
Because I believe He descended into Hell…I will go the distance for others.
SCRIPTURE: Matthew 16:13–20
Because I believe He suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead, and buried…I will live for more.
SCRIPTURE: Mark 10:35–45
Because I believe He was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary…I will be available.
SCRIPTURE: Luke 1:26–38
Because I believe in Jesus Christ his only Son, our Lord…I will give priority and loyalty to Jesus.
SCRIPTURE: Matthew 8:5–13
Because I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth…I will cherish life as a gift.
SCRIPTURE: Psalm 104:24–35
SCRIPTURE: Numbers 22:21–35
SCRIPTURE: 1 Samuel 23:24–29
SCRIPTURE: 2 Kings 22:3–13
SCRIPTURE: Acts 16:6–10
SCRIPTURE: Romans 8:28; Genesis 45:4–5, 7–8
SCRIPTURE: Acts 10:34–35
SCRIPTURE: Mark 5:21–43
SCRIPTURE: Luke 24:13–32