By Samson Ajilore II
During a thunderstorm a little girl threw herself into her mother’s arms crying, ”I’m afraid!”
The mother tried to quiet the child by reminding her of God’s loving and protecting care… But the little one clung the closer “I know God loves me, mummy,” she said, “but when it’s thundering and lightening, I want someone with skin to love me!”
I believe this is without doubt the reason why God put on human skin and became human being .He intended that we respond not by work, since humanity has become too weak to live up to God’s standard as a result of the infection of the sin virus that got into her system from the fall, back in Eden.
Until Christ the “Antivirus” came, we could not come up with any tangible work from our efforts.
Now, we are to respond only by faith in His finished work-believing in what He has done for our sake. He did it all!
Divinity put on humanity to show the love He is and to reproduce Himself into us in love and righteousness.
He wanted to touch us with His love in a human way. That was the only language humanity could understand.
“And the Word became flesh (human, incarnate) and tabernacle-fixed His tent of flesh, lived awhile-among us: and we (actually saw His glory-His honor, His majesty: such glory as an only begotten son receives from his father, full of grace (favor, loving kindness) and truth. John 1; 14.Amplified Bible… READ MORE