Are you serious enough about holding fast to God that you would cut off anything that prevents you from doing so? Are you serious enough about abstaining from every form of evil that you would go to great lengths to tear it out and throw it away?
Although the insanely popular ad has faded from our screens, I’ve brought it to our remembrance today as a reminder of a different kind of milk; Spiritual Milk.
You are an alabaster box; a perfume waiting to be released.
When Mary finds out she’s pregnant with the Jesus, she sings a song — an interesting one that really illustrates the spirit behind Christmas. Mary demonstrates to us that the spirit of christmas is not the spirit of family bonding, or the spirit of giving, or even the spirit of rejoicing. All of those things are well and good, but Mary teaches us that the true spirit of Christmas is a spirit of…
When we say the law is superseded by faith in Christ, we are not saying something has been lost. Instead what we mean is that something has been gained and that something so transcends the law as to make it obsolete.
Those who want to be great must be servants first. That is the secret behind the principle that being grateful breeds greatness. If you are grateful, it is a sign of humility and humility is the first step towards greatness.
Forget the self-love myth, you are not priceless. Everyone has a price, so think deeply; what’s yours?