Why do we so often forget Jesus in our lives? We go to church, we are good people, and we call ourselves Christians. We even realize the idea behind the word “Christian” is to allow Jesus into every facet of our lives, but do we live this?
Morality without Jesus is not Christianity, and it certainly isn’t salvation. We know this, but do we act on it?
When we mess up, do we respond with the thought that even though we were wrong, the blood of Jesus has already covered our mistake? When other people mess up, do we respond with the thought that even though they were wrong, the blood of Jesus has already covered their mistake?
When we are faced with the stress of a difficult job, or an impossible budget, do we remember that we deserved death and Jesus gave us life? Every problem pales in comparison to this, and if the power of Jesus is enough to save us from death, it is enough to get us through the life he has given.
The answer to every situation we will ever encounter is Jesus. God reveals Himself to us in Jesus – through the Bible and the Holy Spirit – everything we need is in Him. The Gospel covers all.
God has provided us with the answer to the human problem. From the most minuscule, to the most horrific, His answer is universal. Jesus is the answer – now, what is the question?
For more on this, check out Gospel Fluency by Jeff Vanderstelt on YouTube: