Resurrection first occurs inside the believer, as they believe in the resurrection of Jesus. All the elements contained in his death and resurrection also are present in the believer, who follows Jesus both in his death and life as well as walking with him daily, “carrying his own cross”.
Chesterton once said, “It is only by believing in God that we can ever criticize the Government. Once abolish the God, and the Government becomes the God.”
One might be tempted to think him wrong considering the vehement criticism of our current government by relatively “godless” leftists. However, closer consideration reveals the truth that they are not criticizing a government…they are denouncing a demon.
Today, I am grateful for all of you! I started on this adventure with the Daily Thankful blog back in November, in response to a prompting from the Holy Spirit. Over the past several months, I have been mightily privileged to connect with lots of really interesting people on WordPress.