Re: Jesus, God's plan "B" for the human race
Right on! Jesus always was the Plan even if the revelation of that was in stages.
Originally Posted by ewq1938
15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. 16 For by Him all things were created,both in the heavens and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities — all things have been created through Him and for Him. 17 He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together. 18 He is also head of the body, the church; and He is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, so that He Himself will come to have first place in everything.
but Christ is all, and in all.
9 For this reason also, God highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the name which is above every name,
He was the plan before the ages, the plan now, and the plan in the ages to come! And it was always for us to share and be in Him!
"May the Lamb that was slain receive the just reward for His sufferings." A quote by Moravian missionary that sold himself (along with a friend) into slavery to reach those that the slave owner prevented from hearing the gospel.
May I live for Him and not for me.