You will recognize them by their fruit. A good (healthy) tree cannot bear bad (worthless) fruit, nor can a bad (diseased) tree bear excellent fruit (worthy of admiration); (Matt. 7:16a, 18 Amp.). What exactly did Jesus mean when He said, “You will know them by their fruit?”
Above all, have fervent and unfailing love for one another, because love covers a multitude of sins [it overlooks unkindness and unselfishly seeks the best for others] ; (1st Peter 4:8 Amp). When we love from a genuine place within the heart, we see others through the eyes of Jesus. This place of authenticity is … More Love Cares
Scripture: For no temptation (no trial regarded as enticing to sin), [no matter how it comes or where it leads] has overtaken you and laid hold on you that is not common to man [that is, no temptation or trial has come to you that is beyond human resistance and that is not adjusted and … More Do Not Tempt Me!
Scripture: “Whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do everything for God’s glory.” (1 Cor. 10:31 NIV). Fasting is extremely valuable and it’s an important facet of the Christian lifestyle. It requires both discipline and sacrifice. The purpose of fasting is to give up something in order to gain a greater purpose. When … More Maintaining A Healthy Spiritual Diet
Scripture: So, my dear brothers and sisters, be strong and immovable. Always work enthusiastically for the Lord, for you know that nothing you do for the Lord is ever useless; (1 Corinthians 15:58 NLT). In the Book “Spiritual Leadership” by J. Oswald Sanders, Hudson Taylor revealed his secret of influencing others, he had great sympathy … More Setting the Tone for Victory