The Meaning of LIFE
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The world is falling apart and human lives are broken...
the answer is simple:

Humans were not designed to live without God!
He's the only source of all things good - the source of life itself. He created you because He knew you and loved you before you were born. He knew your failures, flaws, and every bad thing you've done, and yet, He wants to be with you. The reason you exist is to have an intimate, passionate, personal relationship with Him, and if you have anything less than that, you've missed the very source and meaning of life. God doesn't want religion, He wants relationship. Going to church isn't enough...God wants you to love Him back! He can't give you a good life apart from Himself because no such thing exists.

So, why does God seem far away, and life so difficult?

The Bible gives this clear answer:
"Surely, the arm of the Lord God isn't too short to save, nor is His ear too deaf to hear, but the wrong motives of your heart have separated you from your God; your sins have hidden His face from you."

Sin separates you from God, your only source of life, and that separation results in spiritual death.
That death causes the pain and suffering of this world, and look at how this affects all of us:

Many suffer daily under the weight of loneliness and depression.
How much of your life is filled with stress, boredom, or disappointment?
Who hasn't felt betrayed, rejected or abandoned at one time or another?
Who hasn't felt the overwhelming grief of a funeral or broken relationships?
Do you ever feel ashamed about yourself or wounded by what others have done to you?
Are there things in your life that have strong control over you, like anger, lust or fear?
Do you seek pleasure or comfort from food, drugs, alcohol, or sex, only to find it's never enough?

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Without God, how do we fix racism, terrorism, addictions, insomnia, insanity, suicide, abuse, murder, eating disorders, broken marriages, broken homes and broken hearts? Where can you hide from wars,
floods, fires, famine, disease, poverty, genocide, political corruption, brand economic disaster?

Money, fame, and education can't save you!


Why is sin destructive? Why does it make God sad and angry?
Mankind was created to be like God. Not equal to Him, but like Him in His character and desires. What God desires is always clean and pure because He is always pure, and this is why sin is personal to Him. God doesn't make up random rules and selfish guidelines - when He teaches us not to lie, it's because He would never lie. He doesn't just make up a standard - He is the standard. Therefore, when you sin, you're committing a crime against God Himself; you are being the opposite of what God is, and you are being the opposite of what you were designed to be. Since He is perfect and good, He cannot lower Himself down to our corrupt standard in order to be close to us, He must raise us up to Him.

Most people consider themselves basically good...
but, what about things like:

Hate Graffiti Greed, hate, jealousy, gossip, pride, filthy talk, lying, stealing, fighting, porn and other sexual sins, drunkenness, rebellion, disrespect, unforgiveness, loving self more than others, and loving money more than God. The evidence of our sins is all around us. Sex and violence saturates everything from advertising to music, books, movies and video games. We see it in the millions of bitter comments posted to forums and YouTube. Sin is obvious in the trashy behavior that plays out on social media and dating websites. The daily news is almost unbearable, and yet, most people now think it's normal. God sees every selfish thing. Every hurtful thing. Every deception. Every lustful thought...nothing is hidden. Every human will pass through the grave and stand before Him to answer for their life - You will answer to God for every thought, every word, and every deed. This is your opportunity to make a change before it's too late!

Good News!
God has made a way for you to be forgiven and start fresh. He desperately desires to forgive your sins and save you from destruction. He's wants to use His power, strength, and authority to set you free from sinful desires, and give you a pure heart.
Woman Praying God made it easy to find Him, know Him, and relate to Him by coming to Earth in a human body - Jesus Christ. And, He sacrificed Himself to prove His love, pay for your sins, and give you a new life. The God who created the universe allowed Himself to be poor, humiliated, abused and murdered to get you back into His life. Jesus Christ gave His life to pay for yours, and He provides for those who belong to Him. Jesus will heal your wounds. He will fill you with peace and joy unlike anything you've ever experienced. Jesus has already proven how far He's willing to go to bring you back, forgive the past, and start over. It's easy to see why those who reject His mercy now, will not receive it when their life is over!

Why Jesus Christ is your only hope
Jesus came to earth as more than a teacher, preacher, or prophet, because we need more than that. He came as a savior... exactly as promised through the prophets long ago! This is the difference between the religions of the world and true love relationship with God. Man-made religions expect you to become holy by your own human power and accomplishments, which isn't possible. People create religious rules that make the outside look better, but true holiness is about having a changed heart. If your heart isn't changed, your actions will always fall short. Our thoughts and desires need to be made clean, but there isn't anyone or anything that has the power to change a person from the inside out except God. Jesus said, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life, no one can come to Father God except through me," and God's word says: "Jesus Christ is the cornerstone which the (religious) builders rejected, but salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to mankind by which we must be saved".

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Where to go from here
Ask Jesus to come in and take control of your life. Give yourself to Him and agree that He's God and you're not. Be honest and admit your sins. For those willing to turn from the filthy things, no sin or amount of sin is too great to be forgiven, God has spilled His own blood to make sure of that. He promises, "if you seek me with your whole heart, you will find me". Worshipful prayer is your pathway to Jesus, and the bible gives this simple promise: "draw near to God and He will draw near to you." He is always waiting, and always near. Any time, any place, you can reach out and take hold of the things of Heaven through prayer!

door key Perhaps you feel Jesus tugging at your heart, even now, as you read this, asking you to open up the door of your life and let Him in! Sadly, many will never open that door because they love darkness more than they love light. Many value their lifestyle of sin more than they value God's love and approval, and some are just too proud to let God be the Master of their life. Many will go on attending church but only playing religion. Most will go on perfecting a life of selfish ambition. How every human being spends eternity is decided right now, and when you least expect it, the grave arrives, and your fate is sealed. All your trophies and material possessions will be worthless at your funeral.

a funeral If you reject Jesus Christ and His generous offer, He will be both heartbroken and angry, but He will not force anyone to follow. He doesn't want slaves, He wants a family willing to honor Him with sincere devotion. But those who've lived their lives for themselves will spend eternity experiencing the horrible freedom from God that they demanded! Heaven is God's home, set aside for those who love and obey Him - strangers and evil doers are not welcome! Hell is a tormenting place of eternal death for those ignore God and live by their own rules.

Decide now to answer His passionate appeal, as recorded in the Bible:
"Today I call upon Heaven and Earth to be my witness against you that I have set before you the options of life or death, blessings or curses, choose life!"- God

Time is short.
Turn now while you have a chance!

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