You and God Are Good

Hark! the herald angels sing:
“Glory to the newborn King!
Peace on earth and mercy mild
God and sinners reconciled
Joyful, all ye nations rise
Join the triumph of the skies
With angelic hosts proclaim:
“Christ is born in Bethlehem”
Hark! the herald angels sing:
“Glory to the newborn King!”

“Triumph of the skies” is right – what a majestically victorious song this one is! Let’s take a moment and drink in the astounding scope of what Holy Spirit is communicating to us here. “God and sinners reconciled.” Through Jesus, you and God are good. Not just a little bit good. You are completely good.

“And you, who once were alienated and enemies in your mind by wicked works, yet now He has reconciled in the body of His flesh through death, to present you holy, and blameless, and above reproach in His sight” (Col. 1:21-22, NKJV, emphasis mine).

Holy. Blameless. Above reproach. You. Yes, you! You are now holy because Continue reading You and God Are Good