Christianity Makes Sense. Smell

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What sort of odour do we give off?


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Christianity Makes “Sense”: 

<![CDATA[ Christianity Makes “Sense” (Heb 5:14) But solid food belongs to those who are of full age, that is, those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil.]]>








<![CDATA[ “Key” (2 Cor 2:14-16) Now thanks be to God who always leads us in triumph in Christ, and through us diffuses the fragrance of His knowledge in every place. {15} For we are to God the fragrance of Christ among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing. {16} To the one we are the aroma of death leading to death, and to the other the aroma of life leading to life. ]]>

“We are Vessels”: 

<![CDATA[ “We are Vessels” We are not the Holder of the incense, but the “Incense Holder”]]>

We are Vessels: 

<![CDATA[ We are Vessels ‘Vessels of Mercy’ Rom 9:23 ‘Vessel of God’s Power’ 2 Cor 4:7 ‘Vessel of Honour’ 2 Tim 2:21 ‘Sanctified Vessel’ Heb 9:21]]>

As Vessels: 

<![CDATA[ As Vessels 1st “See” Christ - “In” us 2 Cor 3:18 1st “Touch” Christ - “By” us Mark 16:18 1st “Taste” Christ - “Is” us Gal 5:22-23 1st “Smell” Christ - “Of” us 2 Cor 2:15 1st “Hear” Christ - “From”us Rom 10:14]]>

How do we Smell to Others?: 

<![CDATA[ How do we Smell to Others? (Phil 4:18) Indeed I have all and abound. I am full, having received from Epaphroditus the things sent from you, a sweet-smelling aroma, an acceptable sacrifice, well pleasing to God.]]>

How do we Smell to God?: 

<![CDATA[ How do we Smell to God? (Rev 5:8) Now when He had taken the scroll, the four living creatures and the twenty-four elders fell down before the Lamb, each having a harp, and golden bowls full of incense, which are the prayers of the saints.]]>

Leaving Ark?: 

<![CDATA[ Leaving Ark? (Gen 8:20-21) Then Noah built an altar to the LORD, and took of every clean animal and of every clean bird, and offered burnt offerings on the altar. {21} And the LORD smelled a soothing aroma. Then the LORD said in His heart, "I will never again curse the ground for man's sake, although the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; nor will I again destroy every living thing as I have done.]]>