“Be especially careful when you are trying to be good so that you don’t make a performance out of it. It might be good theater,
Acts 15:36-41 Paul said to Barnabas, “Let’s go back and visit all our friends in each of the towns where we preached the Word of God.
“Do you think you can explain the mystery of God? Do you think you can diagram God Almighty? From Mount Zion, the perfection of beauty,
Acts 15:12-21 There was dead silence. No one said a word. With the room quiet, Barnabas and Paul reported matter-of-factly on the miracles and wonders
Lamentations 3:40–41 Let’s take a good look at the way we’re living and reorder our lives under God. Let’s lift our hearts and hands at
Proverbs 13:20 Become wise by walking with the wise; hang out with fools and watch your life fall to pieces.
Your job is to teach them the rules and instructions, to show them how to live, what to do. Keep the rules and keep your
Isaiah 33:2 God, treat us kindly. You’re our only hope. First thing in the morning, be there for us! When things go bad, help us
Titus 3:3-6 It wasn’t so long ago that we ourselves were stupid and stubborn, dupes of sin, ordered every which way by our glands, going around
While Paul and Barnabas were at Antioch, some men from Judea arrived and began to teach the believers that unless they adhered to the ancient