I have to tell you something about this God of ours. I’ll let you in on a little secret. He cares a lot about the people out there. So much so, that he’d sacrifice His own son to reach them…and he’d sacrifice you.
Let me say that again. He’d sacrifice your life to rescue theirs.
God knows that in order to win a war, you have to sacrifice soldiers.
If you don’t believe me, flip through the pages of Foxes Book of Martyrs to find your proof. Within the covers of that book is a roster of fearless soldiers whom God has sacrificed to take captives from the other side of no man’s land. Until you realize that about Him, you won’t really understand what it is we’re doing here. This God of the prophets sent them out with very unpopular messages until they were stoned, sawn in two, lived in caves