John 1:1–5, 10, 11, 12, 14; 2 Corinthians 9:15
When was the last time you gave a gift to a loved one expecting a payment in return? Probably never, because if you receive payment for a gift, it ceases to be a gift!
A gift is something we give voluntarily to another person without expecting compensation. People give Christmas gifts to show their love. They find out what would make their friends or family members happy and take time to shop for the right presents. And the smiles on their loved ones’ faces makes the effort and money spent worth it!
Likewise, God’s gift of salvation has been freely given. We can’t earn it, and He doesn’t expect payment for it. God wrapped His indescribable gift with eternity, equality, deity, and humility. Open it today!
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