“Therefore, as through one man’s offense judgment came to all men, resulting in condemnation, even so through one Man’s righteous act the free gift came to all men, resulting in justification of life.” – Romans 5:18
A: A gift shows you care and have cared enough to observe them in order to pick out something they want. Translation: A gift is not just an item. It is a demonstration that you know them and how they give and receive love. “But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” – Romans 5:8
B: People show and receive love differently. “Since you were precious in My sight,
You have been honored, and I have loved you…” -- Isaiah 43:4
If your recipient feels most loved by:
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While a gift shows how much they care, your response shows how much you care. Accepting their gift is accepting their love. With this in mind it is easy to be enthusiastic! (Of course, there is also a place after receiving 18 pairs of argyle socks to let Aunt Martha know you are more of an ankle socks person :0).
Come with me as we grow in fellowship with each other and our Savior to whom belongs the Amazing Escape from sin and death and the Amazing Journey into glorious life.