God deserves our faith.
He created paradise, then he custom-crafted Adam and Eve in his own image. He communed with them and gave them significance and purpose. He instructed them in the way they should live and warned them of the horrid alternative. Yes, Adam and Eve should have trusted their Creator. He deserved their faith.
Fantastic is the love of God for us. Though horribly sinful, Jesus has come, lived for us, died for us, and has sent his Spirit to regenerate us. With a smile on his face, he justifies, adopts, and communes with us. He sets us apart for his kingdom business (sanctification) and grants us incredible significance as his holy priests. Daily, he continues to instruct us in the best way to worship and enjoy fellowship, and he promises to pray, empower, disciple, discipline, and protect us. And friends, this is just the beginning…
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