“To live is Christ” means we are justified by God’s grace. No more guilt (victimizers) and no more shame (victims). Christ’s imputed righteousness has made us whole.
“To live is Christ” means we now have the justice and righteousness that God requires imputed to us in spite of us.
“To live is Christ” means having the justice and righteousness of God imputed to us in spite of us. Now we can sing our humble songs of praise as we look forward to the day of the Lord part two. The day of Christ’s return. The day of judgment. Why? Because we have already passed through the judgment of Christ’s cross and been granted the justice and righteousness of our Savior.
Exodus 21:23-25. 23 But if there is harm, then you shall pay life for life, 24 eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand,
(Here’s something I wrote for my church. We will return to Exodus tomorrow). As most of you from Grace are aware we spent the summer
Amos 5:18-24. 18 Woe to you who desire the day of the Lord! Why would you have the day of the Lord? It is darkness, and not light, 19 as