RELIGION VS JESUS

RELIGION IS SOMETHING TO BELIEVE AND DO

• Attending religious services
• Enrolling children in religious schools
• Showing acts of kindness
• Avoiding immorality
• Believing in God
• Having religious affiliation
• Being baptized
• Receiving communion
• Studying doctrine
• Reading the Scriptures
• Offering prayers.
• Celebrating religious events
• Teaching religious classes
• Giving aid to the poor
• Singing in the choir
• Being recognized as a godly person

CHRIST IS SOMEONE TO KNOW AND TRUST

• Someone who is very near
• Someone who has authority to help us
• Someone who can forgive us
• Someone who can declare us righteous
• Someone who can set us apart for God
• Someone who can bring God to us
• Someone who can bring us to God
• Someone who can include us in His will
• Someone who can guide us
• Someone who can teach us
• Someone who can be our example
• Someone who never leaves us all alone
• Someone who can be trusted
• Someone who can defend us
• Someone who can intercede for us
• Someone who can enable us
• Someone who can respond to our emotions
• Someone who can feel our pain
• Someone who can give us joy
• Someone who can give us peace
• Someone who can give us hope
• Someone who can give us love
• Someone who has proven His love for us
• Someone who has died for us
• Someone who rose from the dead for us
• Someone who can live His life through us
• Someone who can take us all the way Home
• Someone who can assure us of heaven

“Religion makes you religious but JESUS makes you righteous.” -anonymous

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