What if he did this to make the riches of his glory known to the objects of his mercy, whom he prepared in advance for glory, even us.
God takes our breath away no longer objects of his deserved wrath but objects of his undeserved mercy. And look what that brings: knowledge of the riches of his glory! We see the One who made it happen, who delivered the plan, who is glorified. We are lost in wonder, love and praise.
Daily reading: Romans 10
Bible in one year : 1 Chronicles 13-15; Luke 1:57-80