When love for others and devotion to God’s will begin to determine our behavior, we may be sure that we are children of God and siblings of the Lord Jesus.
I John 1: Thankful for Who Jesus Is
Psalm 130: God’s Gracious Forgiveness, which Moves Us to Heartfelt Confession, is a Preview of Our Future Redemption from Sin.
The Three Rs of God
Jesus: God’s Gift to Us
It’s Hard to be Humble When You’re as Great as I Am
Psalm 73: Does Righteousness Pay in a Dog-Eat-Dog World?
Why did Jesus consider the Holy Spirit to be one of the supreme gifts God can give to us? Consider eighteen benefits we receive from this incredible Person, the very Spirit of God Himself.
As followers of Christ, we should have a reputation for doing good, helping others out – not so we’ll be noticed, but so the Lord receives honor and becomes more appealing to all who know us.
See that no one repays anyone evil for evil, but always seek to do good
to one another and to everyone. – 1 Thess 5:15
We know from experience that this imperative is easier to flout than follow. Yet these words, penned by the Apostle Paul, are a command and not just fine advice.