In days past, proud grandparents and parents would whip out their wallets to show off their pictures. Nowadays it is sharing a post or picture on social media.
What if God was online or had a wallet? You know what? You would be in it and He would be constantly posting about you.
Loving parents and grands are just a touch of understanding the depth of God’s love for us.
There are different meanings for the word love in the Bible. It brings more clarity and insight into all this word encompasses.
Take agape for example. It is the unselfish love of laying your life down for another. God through Christ left the ultimate example and this love encompasses all humanity. Thus, as Christians, we can love others directly correlating the love of God for humankind.
That’s some kind of love and that was some kind of sacrifice when Christ came to give Himself in place of the death we deserve.
Come be apart of the fold if you are not already. It is very simple to be forgiven, you just need to be willing to believe and receive the free gift of salvation.
“For this reason I kneel before the Father from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named. I pray that He may grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power in the inner man through His Spirit, and that the Messiah may dwell in your hearts through faith. I pray that you, being rooted and firmly established in love, may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the length and width, height and depth of God’s love, and to know the Messiah’s love that surpasses knowledge, so you may be filled with all the fullness of God.”
Ephesians 3:14-19 HCSB
Yes, our modern day wallets have become people whipping out their phones to share pictures or by posting on social media for all the world to see.
But, how about for a moment you think about who would be in your wallet if you were old school and put pictures inside.. now go love on those you hold dear but, more importantly, all you meet and greet. That is how to…
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