Keys to Helping Others Discover Jesus, Part 4 – Justice

How can we help those who are far from God understand that their sense that things need to be “made right” in the world comes from the God who created them? How can we help them see that Jesus is the answer to the justice they seek? The following blog is by Randy Adams, executive director of the Northwest Baptist Convention.

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Jesus said, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die” (John 11:25f).

Jesus said, “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his throne in heavenly glory. All the nations will be gathered before Him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats” (Matthew 25:31f).

If there is no God, who both knows what is right and has the power to effect the right in a final resurrection and judgment, then Joseph Stalin, Adolf Hitler, Chairman Mao and every other wicked, murderous tyrant are the winners, while their victims, many of whom were women and children, are the losers. If there is no God, then life is about winners…

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Bible Plan 2014 (Week 27)

Track 1

Joshua 4; Psalms 129-131

Joshua 5; Psalms 132-134

Joshua 6; Psalms 135, 136

Joshua 7; Psalms 137, 138

Joshua 8; Psalm 139

Joshua 9; Psalms 140, 141

Joshua 10; Psalms 142, 143

 

Track 2

Isaiah 64; Matthew 12

Isaiah 65; Matthew 13

Isaiah 66; Matthew 14

Jeremiah 1; Matthew 15

Jeremiah 2; Matthew 16

Jeremiah 3; Matthew 17

Jeremiah 4; Matthew 18

Bible Plan 2014 (Week 26)

Track 1

Deuteronomy 30; Psalm 119:73-96

Deuteronomy 31; Psalm 119:97-120

Deuteronomy 32; Psalm 119:121-144

Deuteronomy 33, 34; Psalm 119:145-176

Joshua 1; Psalms 120-122

Joshua 2; Psalms 123-125

Joshua 3; Psalms 126-128

 

Track 2

Isaiah 57; Matthew 5

Isaiah 58; Matthew 6

Isaiah 59; Matthew 7

Isaiah 60; Matthew 8

Isaiah 61; Matthew 9

Isaiah 62; Matthew 10

Isaiah 63; Matthew 11

Bible Plan 2014 (Week 25)

Track 1

Deuteronomy 23; Psalms 112, 113

Deuteronomy 24; Psalms 114, 115

Deuteronomy 25; Psalm 116

Deuteronomy 26; Psalms 117, 118

Deuteronomy 27; Psalm 119:1-24

Deuteronomy 28; Psalm 119:25-48

Deuteronomy 29; Psalm 119:49-72

 

Track 2

Isaiah 50; Revelation 20

Isaiah 51; Revelation 21

Isaiah 52; Revelation 22

Isaiah 53; Matthew 1

Isaiah 54; Matthew 2

Isaiah 55; Matthew 3

Isaiah 56; Matthew 4

Bible Plan 2014 (Week 24)

Track 1

Deuteronomy 16; Psalm 103

Deuteronomy 17; Psalm 104

Deuteronomy 18; Psalm 105

Deuteronomy 19; Psalm 106

Deuteronomy 20; Psalm 107

Deuteronomy 21; Psalms 108, 109

Deuteronomy 22; Psalms 110, 111

 

Track 2

Isaiah 43; Revelation 13

Isaiah 44; Revelation 14

Isaiah 45; Revelation 15

Isaiah 46; Revelation 16

Isaiah 47; Revelation 17

Isaiah 48; Revelation 18

Isaiah 49; Revelation 19