“The allure of our own name being great and having glory of our own was so appealing that man forfeited his personal and intimate love relationship with the One True and Living God to attain it.”
That statement is, sadly, true. Even more sad is that nothing has changed even today; we persist in insisting that things be done to our glory, and to our standards.
The wonderful thing is that it does not have to be that way. God made Himself a man to pay the price to repair that broken relationship. Won’t you let Him restore you today?
Peace with God
In the very beginning of time, we see God’s heart and purpose, “Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness…(Genesis 126).” God created man in His image that he would experience relationship and image forth the glory of the Lord and declare His praise. It has been said that we are to make God’s name famous. “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.“
The problem began in the Garden of Eden, the crafty enemy of man’s soul made an offer of man being famous and man receiving glory. “Did God really say(Genesis 3:1); You will not surely die (vs. 3); “For God knows that when you eat it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and…
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