Those who leave the paths of uprightness…rejoice in doing evil, and delight in the perversity of the wicked. Proverbs 2:13-14 Solomon observed mankind’s propensity for evil describing those who “rejoice in doing evil…” While this may describe much of the world around us, followers of Jesus have a refreshingly different way to handle life. Paul […]
“Let us not grow weary while doing good.” Galatians 6:9. We can help shape another person’s life by showing an interest and taking action. Look around. Is there someone whose life needs your help? Do all the good you can, in all the ways you can, for all the people you can, while you can.
“Let him who thirsts come. Whoever desires, let him take the water of life freely.” Revelation 22:17 Are there times when we fail to make others feel welcome in our neighborhood, or at social gatherings or maybe even church? Paul instructed his readers to be “given to hospitality.” The book of Hebrews goes even further, saying, “Do […]
“Nothing is better for them than to rejoice, and to do good in their lives.” Ecclesiastes 3:12 In longing for some future good we forget that every day, regardless of our circumstances is a gift from God to be used for His glory. In every season, there is a reason to rejoice and an opportunity to […]
“Let us pursue the things which make for peace and the thing by which one may edify another.” Romans 14:19. Paul desired that the people in the church at Rome have a high standard of love. Both the strong and weak in the faith were judging and showing contempt for each other. They despised one […]