A couple had been married for 45 years and had raised a brood of 11 children and were blessed with 22 grandchildren.
When asked the secret for staying together all that time, the wife replies, “Many years ago we made a promise to each other…the first one to pack up and leave has to take all the kids.”
Be it known unto you therefore, men and brethren, that through this man is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins:
For as by one man’s disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many be made righteous.
And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to reconcile all things unto himself; by him, I say, whether they be things in earth, or things in heaven.
10 RESULT OF GOD’S SACRIFICE
Now man can be:
In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;
Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree.
II Corinthians 5:21
For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in Him.