Bible Verse Quotes (64 quotes)
GOD'S PROMISES // FAITH //STRENGTH IN JESUS // 3 HOUR LOOP
Jesus = Life: Why All Life Is Sacred
Jeremiah - Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, [and] I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations. Genesis - So God created man in his [own] image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them. Genesis - Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed: for in the image of God made he man. Psalms - - For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother's womb. Read More Psalms - Lo, children [are] an heritage of the LORD: [and] the fruit of the womb [is his] reward.
Reflect on Scripture and learn a Hebrew word each day for the next two-weeks with this free devotional, Holy Land Moments! All life is sacred. Human life is especially so. Protecting it is of utmost importance to God. He takes this so seriously and personally because He made humanity to reflect Him.
And what He says is that the very existence of human life itself is wrapped up in who Jesus is. Is it any surprise, therefore, that the destruction of human life is a spiritual issue? Every attack on human life strikes the very image, the reflection, of who God and His Son Jesus are. When the Enemy convinces a scared young woman to destroy her preborn child, he scores one more strike in his campaign to harm everything God loves. Thus the gospel message builds on the sanctity message, culminating in the promise of Romans that those who were foreknown were predetermined to be conformed to the image of Jesus. He thereby restores the image that was marred in Eden in Genesis 3. Women considering an abortion are, usually without realizing it, a spiritual battleground.