I trust you to save me, Lord God, and I won’t be afraid. My power and my strength come from you, and you have saved me.”
If you follow your selfish desires, you will harvest destruction, but if you follow the Spirit, you will harvest eternal life.
The Scriptures say, “If you want to brag, then brag about the Lord.” You may brag about yourself, but the only approval that counts is the Lord’s approval.
I just finished day 10 of 10 Things To Abandon For Spiritual Growth Bible reading plan at YouVersion.com
So where does that leave you when you criticize a brother? And where does that leave you when you condescend to a sister? I’d say it leaves you looking pretty silly—or worse. Eventually, we’re all going to end up kneeling side by side in the place of judgment, facing God. Your critical and condescending ways aren’t going to improve your position there one bit. Read it for yourself in Scripture: “As I live and breathe,” God says, “every knee will bow before me; Every tongue will tell the honest truth that I and only I am God.” So tend to your knitting. You’ve got your hands full just taking care of your own life before God.