Motion results in emotion. The ability to love is established not so much by fervent promise as by often repeated deeds.
Forget mutual understanding of what a person actually believes or who they are, I’ve got my mind made up – don’t confuse me with the facts.
Spending daily time in God’s Word is indispensable to living the Christian life. It is challenging when you do, impossible when you don’t.
Any deed, no matter how small or common, when done for the pleasure and delight of God, and performed generously, willingly, and sacrificially as a demonstration of His grace – glorifies God.
Just when you think you’ve won the battle, the victory you achieve can become the source of your defeat.
Too often we confuse our actions as our ultimate service for God.
For the believer who yields all for the glory of God, dying for their faith is not failure on God’s part. It is simply the means He has chosen to declare His glory.