I’ve been writing about God’s existence and the veracity of the Bible during the last few weeks, and perhaps you are wondering what it matters. So God is there, and the Bible is His communication to us; so what? The “so what” is simple. If these things were not true, then you would have nothing by which to determine right or wrong. You would have no reason to think that you have any value. You would have no reason to think that you have any kind of a meaningful and lasting future. Either God is there and loves you, or you have nothing.
Since God is there, and since He loves you enough to have paid the terrible price to pay for your sin on the cross of Christ, you have the wildly wonderful opportunity to be forgiven and to have eternal life.
I, for one, have taken advantage of God’s offer of the gift of forgiveness and eternal life (Romans 6:23). I said to God, “Please save me because of Jesus” (cf. Romans 10:13). Now I trust Him that He will keep His promises. I can live with happy expectations for a euphoric future and face death with great hope. You can too. It’s open to anyone, no matter how good or bad.
Feel free to contact me if you need to talk about it. firstname.lastname@example.org