If we refuse instruction, it means we despise our own soul. From the beginning God has used man to teach the people. Proverbs 15:31-33 The ear that heareth the reproof of life abideth among the wise. He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding. The fear of the […]
When God created Adam and Eve, their heart was completely free of sin. God gave Adam and Eve only one commandment, to not eat of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. They had all the other fruit trees God created to choose from, but Eve listened to the devil and chose to […]
When the scripture says “serve God acceptably,” that means there is an unacceptable way. Hebrews 12:28-29 Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear: For our God is a consuming fire. We must have to have a holy heart […]
Holy: dedicated, consecrated, pure, sinless, separated from sin I Peter 1:15-16 But as he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation; Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy. Conversation in this scripture means our everyday living or conduct. Holiness is a positive action […]
Real faith will cause us to change our behavior. James 2:26 For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also. A lot of people are saying they have faith but they aren’t doing what the word of God teaches.
There are some things that the love of God is not. The love of God does not rejoice in iniquity. I Corinthians 13:6 Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth; If someone is happy in their sin, they do not have the love of God because the love of God does not rejoice […]
A sower went out to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden down, and the fowls of the air devoured it… …Those by the way side are they that hear; then cometh the devil, and taketh away the word out of their hearts, lest they should believe and be saved. Luke 8:5 & 12
- Taking Responsibility,
- “Righting” our Wrongs,
- Apologies, And,
- Using Wisdom
Making wrongs right is what we want to do, when we get saved.
Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: Of sin, because they believe not on me; Of righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more; Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged.John 16:7-11
No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him: and I will raise him up at the last day. It is written in the prophets, And they shall be all taught of God. Every man therefore that hath heard, and hath learned of the Father, cometh unto me. John 6:44-45