Attempts to find meaning in a life lived “under the sun”(living without reference to God) – is futile and unsatisfying.
Parenting with godly goals, and a godly respect for the children, with an expectation of respect from children to their parents
Loving God also means loving our neighbors
Why Stickier Churches are Healthier Churches?
Being filled with (controlled by/submissive to) the Spirit leads to a mutual submission of love and respect in marriage
To know Jesus is the only way to know God. The greatest commandment is to love God with all our heart, mind, and soul.
The new community that we are a part of (the Church) is a living organism – the Body of Christ
Passion is foundational to the Christian walk.
Paul prays that we grow in our knowledge of God and His power. He also shows that our new identity includes us being God’s inheritance!
We have chosen to follow Christ in real time, but our faith is anchored in eternity where we find that, before creation, God chose us to be His.