By Glenn Metts
Pastor, Shiloh Baptist Church, Seymour
Focal Passage: Deuteronomy 5:17; 19:4-13
God is our Creator and highly values all life. Indeed, our value as human beings is evident in the Word of God. A beautiful Scripture that reminds us of the value of human life is Genesis 1:26. God’s Word says, “Let us make man in our image … .” Could there be a more beautiful statement regarding human life?
The triune God head determined together to create human life. Each human being is created in the image of God. How can it be that we have drifted so far in our society from valuing each individual from the baby in the womb to the oldest adult? God values life regardless of ethnicity, economic status, age or disabilities. Indeed, God values human life and expects His people to value it as well. [Read more…]