There really is no alternative to being yourself. You can’t be me and I can’t be you. Neither one of us has the option of being the person next door. You can only be yourself. And that is exactly who God created you to be!
God loves you!
In fact God loves you exactly as you are.
“For God loved the world so much that He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life.” – John 3:16
In plain English God loved us, His creation, so much that He gave his only Son. Anyone who believes in Him will not die but will have life forever. You may have heard messages that indicated you are not good enough for God but the truth is when God sent His Son Jesus it was to save us, not to condemn us.
“For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through Him.” – John 3:17
And We love you!
We take our cue from God. He loves you just as you are and we love you the same way.
“Dear friends, let us continue to love one another, for love comes from God. Anyone who loves is a child of God and knows God.” – John 4-7
At Casa de Cristo it does not matter what your past has been. It does not matter who you live with and love. It does not matter what your gender identity is. What matters to us is that you either believe in Jesus Christ as your personal savior or you want to learn more. Getting to know the love of Jesus is a life changing experience.
The King James version of John 3:16 says, “God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son that Whosever believeth in Him should not perish but should have eternal life.”
Do not let past negative experiences keep you away from the love of God. One thing you will hear a lot at Casa is “Jesus loves you and so do I.” Our doors and our hearts are open because
Whosoever truly means You!
Here’s a video we especially like and wanted to share. Ears Wide Open? delivers a tender and vulnerable message of coming out at midlife.