2 Corinthians 9:7 Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. Acts 20:35 In all things I have shown you that by working hard in this way we must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how […]
God calls us into a new life in Jesus Christ. Israel was called to be holy (set apart). Christians are also called to be holy. Non-believers should be able to tell a believer based on how we live our lives.
In Philippians 1:2, Paul wishes grace and peace to the people of Philippi. Note the order; grace, then peace. In order to have peace, you must have the grace of God. The definition of grace is “the free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings.”. […]