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To Serve or Seek

But he who does the truth comes to the light, that his works may be revealed, that they have been done in God. (John 3:21)
This verse is the last part of Jesus' definition of Judgment, a very valuable insight to diffuse false fears about judgment. Yet this last phrase has offered me many hours of pondering over just what it means by he who does the truth. Associated with this is also the phrase he who does the truth. What do these mean in the light of the true gospel?
Today I took a much closer look at another passage that brings a great deal of light into this for me. The more I look at it the more amazed I am at the incredible implications emerging from these phrases.
The God who made the world and all things in it, he, being Lord of heaven and earth, doesn't dwell in temples made with hands, neither is he served by men's hands, as though he needed anything, seeing he himself gives to all life and breath, and all things. He made from one blood every nation of men to dwell…