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For the Joy Set Before Us

by in:Easter

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Jesus didn't carry the cross to gain our love, but because He loved the Father. Jesus knew the cross was obedience in the Father's love and would express His own unquenchable love for all of us. For you. But the cross didn't bring joy -- Jesus did it for Joy. Joy that only could be the praise and open approval of God the Father.  Fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. (Hebrews 12:2) The power of that love was so pure it caused the ...


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