Because Jesus Came

Jeff Praise

Because Jesus came, I can never be truly alone.

Because Jesus came, I am free from this world and free in this world.

Because Jesus came, I can know the only God – now in faith, one day in fullness.

Because Jesus came, I will not live in shame, fear or guilt.

Because Jesus came, I know that my own existence has meaning and purpose.

Because Jesus came, I am certain that I am greatly loved by God.

Because Jesus came, I do not fear the devil.

Because Jesus came, I do not seek my identity nor my significance in other people or their views of me.

Because Jesus came, I am empowered to love anyone.

Because Jesus came, I awake each day with a deeper longing for Heaven.

Because Jesus came, I am connected forever with a group of other humans – the redeemed Church of Jesus Christ.

Because Jesus came, I will not live out my days in wandering in relational, moral or spiritual darkness.

Because Jesus came, there is a deep and underlying joy, even when life presents me sorrow.

Because Jesus came, I will view the upcoming year as representing one chapter closer to the end of earth’s book.

Because Jesus came, I have been saved and dispatched in my generation to tell others that they may be saved also.

Because Jesus came, I cannot help but to hope.

Because Jesus came, life now makes sense…and so does Christmas Day.