Come Unto Me

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"Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." Matt. 11:2828Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. (Matthew 11:28).
Do you feel the load of your sins and guilt? Has your heart been pricked with God's arrow of conviction? These words of the Lord Jesus Christ are a balm for the burdened heart. "Come unto Me" is a divine invitation. Jesus wants to relieve you of your burden of sin.
God loves you. God's only begotten Son was made sin so salvation could be offered you. Jesus loves you. He has proved His love by dying on the cross of Calvary. Come with all your sins to Jesus.
Coming to Jesus you will find the precious cleansing fountain of water and blood flowing from His spear-pierced side. His blood cleanses from all sin. His blood avails to cleanse your darkest stain.
Sin-laden, weary one, do you want rest from your futile toil? Would you receive release from your burden from the nail-pierced hands of a loving, pleading Savior? "I will give you rest." Oh, lay your burden at His cross! Come to Jesus with your heavy load without delay! He will bear that load of sin far away. "As far as the east is from the west, so far" will He remove your transgressions from you.