God Doesn’t Send Tanks

tia_2232234bHere is another beautiful truth we celebrate during at Christmas.

The whole point of the kingdom of God is Jesus has come to bear witness to the true truth, which is nonviolent. When God wants to take charge of the world, he doesn’t send in the tanks. He sends in the poor and the meek. — N.T. Wright

Crazy that God not only “sends in the poor” but He actually became poor and identified with our weakness in order to ultimately take charge of this world.

About Andy Lewis

Andy is an author, pastor, and musician who lives in Santa Cruz California. Currently he serves as lead pastor at Faith Community Church in Santa Cruz
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