Jeremiah 3:22 “People of Israel, you are unfaithful to me, but come back to me.Come back and I will forgive you for being unfaithful.“Just say, ‘Yes, we will come back,because you are the Lord our God.”
Month: September 2014
I You can’t whitewash your sins and get by with it;you find mercy by admitting and leaving them.
1. I admit that my life is a mess and I
am out of control.
Leviticus 26:40 “Maybe they will admit that they turned against me. Maybe they will admit that they sinned against me.
Step 1 is about admitting the mess that I have created in my life through my bad choices and rejection of God and His Word.
Admitting that through rejection of Him and His Word I have sinned and done things I am ashamed of.
1 Corinthians 15:58 …. my dear brothers and sisters, stand strong. Don’t let anything change you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord. You know that your work in the Lord is never wasted.
Psalm 51:6 You desire honesty from the womb,teaching me wisdom even there.
When we encourage people to believe the Good News, it’s not out of wrong motives. We are not trying to trick or fool anyone. 1 Thessalonians 2:3
Are you honest and straightforward in your words and actions? Or do you tell people what they want to hear in order to get their approval?
Exodus 20:16 You must not tell lies about other people.
Jeremiah 29:7 “Do good things for the city I sent you to. Pray to the Lord for the city you are living in, because if there is peace in that city, you will have peace also.”
Received a message from WordPress today saying it was the 7 year anniversary of my blog. Who’d of thought?
Don’t think you are better than you really are. Be honest in your evaluation of yourselves, measuring yourselves by the faith God has given. Romans 12:3