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The flowers are springing up,
the season of singing birds
has come;
Song of Solomon 2v12

Key to Life - God's Purpose

  

God loves you and has a purpose for your life. He wants to have a relationship with you, for you to enjoy a full and meaningful life, and for you to spend eternity in heaven with him. God created us in His own image to be His friend and to experience a full life assured of his love, abundant and eternal.

He did not make us robots to automatically love and obey him, but he gave us a will and a freedom of choice.


The Bible Says:

We receive eternal life as a free gift

For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Romans 6:23

 

We can live a full and meaningful life right now.

Jesus said, "I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full."

John 10:10

 

We will spend eternity with Jesus in heaven

Jesus said, "And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am."

John 14:3

    

We chose to disobey God and go our own wilful way, this is sin. We still make this choice today. This results in separation from God.

Eternal life gives meaning to life. Yet, our sinful nature keeps us from fulfilling God's purpose. Thus... 

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