Jesus Is For You: Stories of Gods Relentless Love by Judah SmithWhat would it be like if someone were completely, 100 percent for you?
The loser. The rising star. The drug addict. The good Christian kid gone bad. The undeserving overwhelmed with gratitude. Whoever you are and wherever you’ve been—Jesus is for you.
Not when you clean up your act
or when do the right thing
or when put your life back together.
Jesus is for you—in the midst of now. Whether you woke up amazed by your blessings or shamed by the worst mistake of your life. Jesus is for you and with you, and He’s not going anywhere.
The heartfelt and honest stories in these pages reveal what it means to experience Jesus and discover the real life He promises. With insight from New York Times bestselling author Judah Smith and backed by Scripture, this book will allow you breathe deeply the profound truth that Jesus is for you.
20 Bible verses about God’s unconditional love for us
Our mission is to equip women to be rooted deeply in God's Word. Here you'll find thousands of blog posts to help you sharpen your focus, mission, and purpose as we set our eyes on Jesus. After countless recommendations and encouragement to read Redeeming Love , by Francine Rivers, I finally decided to pick it up for a summer read. This Christian novel is about a faithless prostitute who is fiercely pursued by a young Christian farmer, based on the book of Hosea in the Bible. As I lay in bed finishing the last chapter, I was awestruck at the picture of the Gospel displayed. Those who choose prostitution live in complete separation from God. Sins of idolatry, lack of trust, or self-reliance separate us from God and make us like a prostitute who is saved from her trade, but runs back to her sin any chance she gets.
Most Relevant Verses
What does the Bible say about? But we are not of those who shrink back and are destroyed, but of those who have faith and preserve their souls.
The Bible presents to us the loving character and nature of God. However, many of us find it hard to see the love that He has for us because we often focus on the bad things that happen in our lives. Yet, despite the fact that all of us face hardships and unwanted experiences in our lives, God remains the same. He was loving before, is loving today, and will always be loving towards us. After all, we are the object of His affection — His very creation, made in His image and likeness. To help you understand the love that God has for you, here are three Bible figures showing His great love. In the Old Testament, a prophet named Hosea played a significant role in showing how much God loved His people even when they were unfaithful to Him.
What does the Bible say about? And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. Therefore you have no excuse, O man, every one of you who judges. For in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, practice the very same things. We know that the judgment of God rightly falls on those who practice such things.
One couple he met was especially memorable. Their love for each other was always evident, but the husband struggled to say the words. Oh, but we need to hear the words! Thankfully, God never fails to tell us of His love. His love is unceasing.