What is going on in this world?
How do you have it figured out?
Well, the fact is someone doesn’t want you to piece it together, right?
Yet truth is (always) available.
There’s a place in your Bible, it comes toward the end of John 6, where people come to Jesus and ask,
- “What’s going on?”
- “What does God expect of us?”
- “What does God want us to do?”
Jesus doesn’t play games with them, he tells them clearly,
“This is what God wants you to do: Believe in the one he has sent.”
Okay so I’m fooling myself if I’m trying to resolve whom it is that God sent.
It says plainly in an earlier chapter and verse from John 3 that God sent His only begotten Son—Jesus.
There is nothing for me to debate or take issue with.
I’m hurting myself and wasting my time if I somehow reason there might be someone else God sent
Or that the Bible is lying to me.
God didn’t send anyone else …
God sent Jesus.
So, what have I missed?
What do you say?
How do you have it put together?
What ‘s going on in this world?
Well, I say (the truth is) life is about placing faith in the one God sent: