What does redeem mean?
The dictionary says:
To compensate for the faults or bad aspects of something;
Atone or make ammends for;
Save from sin, error or evil;
Do something that compensates for poor past performance or behavior;
Gain or regain possession of something in exchange for payment;
In accepting Christ as our Savior, He redeems us.
He compensates for our faults and our bad aspects.
He makes amends for us.
He saves us from evil.
He compensates for our poor performance and behavior.
We gain the possession of life everlasting in exchange for His payment on the cross.
Seeing that He has redeemed us, why not live? Live to enjoy the light…..