Of His Own Accord

The Brew Is A Musing

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The reason my Father loves me is that I lay down my life—only to take it up again. No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down and authority to take it up again. This command I received from my Father.” (John 10:17–18, NIV 1984).

They bound the hands of Jesus in the garden where He prayed. They led Him thro’ the streets in shame. They spat upon the Savior so pure and free from sin. They said, “Crucify Him; He’s to blame.” He could have called ten thousand angels To destroy the world and set Him free. He could have called ten thousand angels, But He died alone, for you and me. (Ten Thousand Angels by Ray Overholt).

My Musings – He would not have needed any angels at all to stop the crucifixion…

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Author: thebrewisamusing

I was raised in a Christian family and my earliest childhood memories include regular Sunday school and Church attendance as a family. I was taught that our Judeo-Christian values were not just a part of our Sunday routine they should be part of our character and influence all aspects of our lives. I was also taught that as important as these values were they could not save us. We must also be “born again” by accepting Christ.

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