Follow Him! Christ. He is our leader and us His followers, not of slavery by the world standards but by the Blood of redemption. He came and will come again in full regal of purity and Righteousness. So be ready to honor Him with your works backed by the Faith of God. The shofar will be blown heralding His Glorious presence and His company will be splendid and numerous. So seek Him, in His ways, in His display of Righteousness.
I read from the New International Version of the Celebrate Recovery Bible.
In the introduction to I Corinthians it states that the theme of the epistle is changing our behaviors by changing our thoughts. I feel this is especially appropriate in my walk right now, since I am trying to get victory over lust and behaviors that stem from it.
Furthermore, the introduction says that Paul was unhappy with the Church at Corinth because of the disunity being displayed, as well
When Jesus comes; He will come as the Lion of Judah! And His train of Glory will go forth before Him and follow Him. And as it says, will He find Faith? So be bold in that day when His appearing is undeniable and the world will see, as we will, who are in Christ. Be bold in your Faith for it is the affirmation of Christianity. We who confess Christ ought to be bold in our convictions of His Kingdom, not having any shadow of doubt. But with all boldness, deny not His love for us to those lost in
Many secular teachings talk about having PMA - Positive Mental Attitude; and where there is truth in this it falls short in that it may cause you to ignore negative aspects of your life that prevent you from receiving the working of the Blessing. It’s as the Bible states, that even though you may have the Gifts of the Spirit and Faith to move mountains; without love; you are nothing. Unless we have a holistic attitude to our Christian Walk; we have not come to the full Righteousness of God.
Matthew 7 (NLT):
21 “Not everyone who calls out to me, ‘Lord! Lord!’, will enter the Kingdom of Heaven.
Only those who actually do the will of my Father in heaven will enter.
22 On judgment day many will say to me, ‘Lord! Lord! We prophesied in your name
and cast out demons in your name and performed many miracles in your name.’
23 But I will reply, ‘I never knew you. Get away from me, you who break God’s laws.’ ”
When I shall say