By D. Gregory Wark
According to Wark, the sacrificial lifestyles and loss of life of Jesus Christ served as his suggestion for writing the ebook: “It is attention-grabbing to me that the single factor that Christ took with Him in His ascension to heaven have been His scars, which speaks volumes. you spot, scars are the evidence of a lifestyles lived correct. And our Hero and Lord lived His lifestyles to die. The message for you and me is obvious. The scars we receive within the success of our calling are everlasting. we're alleged to arrive in eternity bloodied and scarred once we die. once we do, we'll die to work out a greater day.”
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