Salvation - God never lets go. Ever! No matter what. Everyone needs a spiritual assistant to become like Jesus. Pursue people for Jesus' sake.
Growing up in Christ. Don't stay a baby drinking only milk.
In OT times the priest stood between the people and God. Today Jesus is our High Priest and stands between us and God.
The Message of Kingdom Life always cuts right to the core of us.
Jesus shared in our humanity so that by His death He might break the power of him who holds the power of death - that is, the devil - and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by their fear of death.
Stay focused on what you have heard, the message of the gospel, the message about Jesus. Think about the salvation Jesus has provided us. Keep going back to the truth. If you take your eyes off the prize you are in danger of death.
Blessing and Cursing are the two modes in which the church is called to evangelize, to do mission, in light of a culture that is antichrist in every way that it can be. This text is a roadmap for how we evangelize and we will see how God saves.
Desire can damage the desired and it will damage you. Rich or poor, God calls the community to contentment.
Don't lie. Don't just see what you want to see. Truthtelling is meant to build up the community, not destroy it.
Don't take what's not yours. Don't tolerate theft. Leaders set an example whether bad or good.
Sex is for creating and sustaining a family. Love the one you're with.
Holiness is what makes happiness possible. What does happiness look like for you? God has a different vision of happiness one of human thriving and flourishing, of being set free to do what we were created to do.
Relations with our parents. What is causing cultural suicide?
Remember, holiness is what makes happiness possible. The fourth principle...rest.
We believe we can create our own happiness, because no one knows us better than ourselves. But can we?