God sent Jesus to mankind for the following reasons;
- For the salvation of mankind. Salvation is the foundation of great things to any man – Luke 2:14, John 3:16.
- To restore divine presence to man – Isaiah 7:14.
- To destroy all works of the enemy, to liberate mankind from all oppressions of the enemy – 1 John 3:18, Acts 10:38.
- To restore man to the Supernatural nature God has given us - John 3:8.
- To bring Peace that passes all understanding to man – Luke 2:14, John 14:27.
- To bring perfection to humanity, so that we can live life at its best – John 10:10.
- To bring unspeakable Joy to the world – Luke 2:10, I Peter 1:8.
Please understand that all that salvation has to offer the believer is hinged on Joy – Isaiah 12:3. The coming of Jesus restored Joy to mankind. What is the usefulness of Joy to the believer?
- It is a determinant of how well you can praise GOD
- You level of Joy determines how much harvest of blessings you can receive – Joel 1:8-12
- It guarantees you answer to prayers – Ecc. 5:12.
- It determines the profitability and acceptability of your service to GOD – Deut. 28:47.
- It is your access to GOD’s Presence – Psalms 16:11.
- It is your guaranteed access to your treasures in Heaven – Phil.4:4, 1 Thess. 5:16.
- It is the strength for your life and destiny – Nehe. 8:10.
- It is gives health for good living – Prov. 15:13.
- It turns around situations, it opens closed doors – Hab. 3:17.
- It is the determining factor of every life – Lam.5:15.
To enjoy the benefit of HIS coming;
- Accept Him as your Lord and Saviour – John 3:16.
- Believe in the provision of His Salvation – Reve. 5:12.