I can’t think of a better reason why it’s important we understand that God was not punishing Jesus on the cross than Tami Benson’s testimony here. We don’t have an angry, abusive god who must be appeased before He can forgive; we have a loving Father who never abandoned or rejected His Son for one moment, and He won’t ever abandon or reject us either. May this testimony draw you into Abba’s embrace.
To know that we’re loved by God with the same love as His love for Jesus is amazing; heartwarming; unless…
…you’ve been abused most of your life…
…and you believe that God punished Jesus in your place;
that all Christ endured was God’s ‘heart’ for you.
He hated you that much.
Aren’t you so thankful that Jesus took the hit for you?
Don’t you want to become one of God’s children too?
Yes. I cringe as I type, for this is completely untrue.
Yet, I see that this is the ‘gospel’ most of us believe; is the reason why some Christians protest abortion clinics and homosexuality and other behaviors to which God is opposed by screaming curses and spewing hateful labels at those who participate.
‘Without Jesus’, they deserve wrath…ours, apparently.
In the loving name of Jesus, amen, of course.
(This is NOT my approval of their ungodly…
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