"For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
“I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live." - Jesus
Grace: is not the mercy of God allowing us to live a lie (sin)..it is the love of God, empowering us to become that which is true (holiness)