Trust and obey, for there’s no other way To be happy in Jesus, but to trust and obey.
13Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. 14But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it (Matthew 7:13-14).
Is salvation by faith alone, or by faith plus works? Do we contribute our works along with our faith for salvation?
Carry one another's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ Galatians 6:2
Imitation of Christ — Thomas A. Kempis Can Man Really Imitate God?
We've all heard of the Ten Commandments, but did you know that originally God gave His people a choice between the law and grace? When God brought the Isrealites out of Egypt, He bore them eagles's wings. In other words, he delivered them by grace. But instead of being contented to live by His grace, they wanted to live by law.
The full title for this writing should be: Do not conform to the patterns of this world. This article begs to differ with virtually all known commentaries and messages from pulpits everywhere that it does not mean what they generally propose.
Hebrews 12:4. What is the meaning of "You have not yet resisted unto blood, striving against sin"? Is the goal of Christians to avoid sinning at all cost?
Surrender. Rest. Peace. Letting go. But if the Bible says that the flesh desires what is contrary to the Spirit, then how can you surrender to God?