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Why The Holy Spirit

If I told you that at the end of this year I would give you one million dollars and all you had to do to receive this gift is trust me. Would you believe me, would you trust that I’m going to do what I said I would do. Probably not, you would probably think I was trying to trick you in some way or that I’m some kind of a nut. You have no proof that I have a million dollars and if I did you think, why would I give it to you. But what if I told you I will give you one million dollars at the end of the year and all you have to do is trust me but I then hand you one hundred thousand as assurance that I would do what I said. Would you believe me then, my guess is yes you would because I have given you reassurance that I have money and I am willing to give it to you. God has promised that all who repent (turn away from sin) and put their trust in is only son Jesus Christ will receive eternal life. He has also given us assurance by giving all who trust in Christ his Holy Spir

Jesus the fulfillment of God's law

Jesus didn't come to abolish the law but came to fulfill the law. Jesus said: "Don't misunderstand why I have come. I did not come to abolish the law of Moses or the writings of the prophets. No, I came to accomplish their purpose. ~Matt. 5:17 NLT" What is the law? You know the ten commandments: 1) Love and worship God don't put any other gods before Him. 2) Don't create false gods and bow down to them that includes the god of your head. 3) Don't take the Lord's name in vain. 4) Remember the Sabbath day and keep it Holy. 5) Honor your father and mother. 6) You shall not murder. 7) You shall not commit adultery. 8) You shall not steal. 9) You shall not bear false witness (lie). 10) You shall not covet. If Jesus said that he came to fulfill the law, what then is the purpose of the law? There have been many who tried in vain to keep the law but failed in their attempt, for the bible tells us "everyone has sinned; we all fall short