a free gift

The Mayor’s Christmas Tree stands near the Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri.

Your new toys cannot save you.

Your new ipad cannot save you.

Your new iphone cannot save you.

Your new Kindle cannot save you.

Your new HDTV cannot save you.

Your new Blu-ray player cannot save you.

Your new Xbox 360 cannot save you.

Your new laptop cannot save you.

Your new clothes cannot save you.

Your new toolset cannot save you.

Your new exercise equipment cannot save you.

Your new car cannot save you.

Your favorite sports team cannot save you.

Your family cannot save you.

Your friends cannot save you.

Your career cannot save you.

Your money cannot save you.

Your good works cannot save you.

Being nice cannot save you.

Political correctness cannot save you.

The Republican party cannot save you.

The Democratic party cannot save you.

The Tea Party cannot save you.

Facebook cannot save you.

Self-help books cannot save you.

Oprah cannot save you.

Nostradamus cannot save you.

The Mayan calendar cannot save you.

Santa cannot save you.

Your pastor cannot save you.

Your church cannot save you.

Your Bible cannot save you.

Your religion cannot save you.

Only Christ Jesus can save you: “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” – John 14:6 (NIV)

God gave Jesus to us: “What we have received is not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, so that we may understand what God has freely given us.” – 1 Corinthians 2:12 (NIV)

Jesus gave his life freely for our sins: “And all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus.” – Romans 3:24 (NIV)

Merry Christmas to all.

-scott weaver

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One Response to a free gift

  1. Craig Weaver says:

    Nicely put…I knew from the first line where this was going…but I read them all anyway…because I need to be reminded of things like this all the time. Relationships cant save you…drums cant save you, music cant save you, being comfortable cant save you, having all your bills paid cant save you, feeling like everything is ‘right with the world’ wont save you.
    Jesus saves…the light of the world. I love that He says He comes to bring life…because without Him…we dont have it…we’re walking around dead. Unless he’s brought life to us…we dont have life. Pretty thankful that I have life.
    Great post. Glad Im finally catching back up with your blog…youre super talented bro.

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