Ask 25 people why Jesus came to the planet and you'll get at least 12 different answers.
"He came to show us how to love everyone."
"Jesus came to teach us how to live simply."
"Jesus' mission was to save us from the consequences of our sins."
Ask Australian activist, evangelist, and international speaker, Christine Caine, why Jesus came to the planet and you'll get Number 21 on azquotes.com's list of the top 25 quotes having to do with Jesus:
Jesus didn't come to make us safe.
He came to make us dangerous
to the kingdom of darkness.
Jesus used a lot of action verbs when he commanded his followers: "Go." "Preach." "Make disciples." "Love one another as I have loved you."
Truth is...in the words of Rich Mullins, "He gave us a promise and He gave us a job. He'll be with us, but the work is up to us." ("Alrightokuhhuhamen")