Tag Archives: Promises
Hebrews 5:12-14 (ESV) For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you again the basic principles of the oracles of God. You need milk, not solid food, for everyone who lives on milk … Continue reading
Maturity in the Christian life is measured by only one test: how much closer to His character have we become? – Elyse Fitzpatrick
Father, the cry of our hearts is to be found worthy in your eyes. Help us to become more and more spiritually mature, striving to live our lives in your presence. Amen.
1 Corinthians 14:20 (ESV) Brothers, do not be children in your thinking. Be infants in evil, but in your thinking be mature.
Colossians 3:12 (ESV) Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience, bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven … Continue reading
Father, we know nothing of your mercy until we look only to you and stop comparing others to ourselves. Help us, Lord God, to turn our full attention to you and none other. Amen.
James 4:11-12 (CEV) My friends, don’t say cruel things about others! If you do, or if you condemn others, you are condemning God’s Law. And if you condemn the Law, you put yourself above the Law and refuse to obey … Continue reading
A dissatisfied heart is never at peace with God, with itself, or with its fellow man. – Alistair Begg
Father, when we are tempted to judge others, remind us that we have no right to do so. Help us to cling to you and your tender mercy and to be thankful for your gift of grace. Amen.
Luke 6:37 (ESV) Judge not, and you will not be judged; condemn not, and you will not be condemned; forgive, and you will be forgiven…