Relationship is about God coming down to man.
Religion depends on man’s effort;
Relationship depends on God’s grace.
Religion is about working harder;
Relationship is about coming closer.
Religion is based on rules;
Relationship is based on a promise.
Religion is a chore;
Relationship, an adventure.
Religion is complicated;
Relationship is simple.
Religion focuses on man’s faithfulness;
Relationship focuses on God’s.
Religion is legalistic;
Relationship is liberating.
Religion was man’s invention;
Relationship was God’s intention.
Religion poses many ways to God;
Relationship is God’s only way.
Religion is something you do;
Relationship is Someone you know.
Religion says we have to say our prayers;
Relationship says we get to.
So … is Christianity a “RELIGION” or a “RELATIONSHIP”?