Charlie Hebdo Paris Attacks & The Gospel
What do the messianic prophecies tell us about God
“…the gospel isn’t about what God can do for you. It’s chiefly about what God has already done for you.”
The Bible is a book of bad news and good news.
First the bad news: Human beings are sinners. Our sin separates us from a holy and righteous God, provokes his wrath, and causes us to ultimately suffer death and eternal separation from Him. (Rom. 3:23, Rom.1:18, Col.3:6). More bad news: We are without excuse. As a result of our wickedness, we have suppressed the truth about God made known to us and are deserving of his righteous wrath. (Rom. 1:16-32)
That’s a bitter pill to swallow, but it’s not the end of the story. There is good news.
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