Hebrews 4:11 says, let us therefore make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will fall by following their (the Israelites’) example of disobedience. To appropriate this gift of God requires decision and commitment. One has to be willing and have the courage to make the decision. […]
For us on this side of eternity, the rest we are told about is being at a place where we are walking with God and allowing Him to work in us and through us, where His will is being done in our lives. Hebrews 4:3-11.
Head knowledge of God is not adequate to usher us into His rest. This ought to be combined with a personal walk with Him based on faith. Neither should the daily challenges we face confound us to turn away from His grace and mercy. Hebrews 4:1-2.
We are also encouraged to be faithful in our courage and hope which grow our faith. This is the basis of our salvation. This can also prevent us from being led astray by temptations that lead to the hardening of hearts. That is a dangerous place to be. Hebrews 3:6-19.
Our faithfulness to what God has called us to do and be is key to our peace. My prayer is that we shall discover what His will is and that we shall purpose to be faithful to it. Hebrews 3:1-6.
Considering the great love our Heavenly Father has for us, what is the least we can do in return? We have not earned this love neither is it a right. May we be eternally grateful for this. Ephesians 2:1-5.
As long as we are willing to believe Him, nothing will separate us from God’s love. Not even death, nor demons, nor any powers. That’s how great His love for us is. But may we not take His love for granted. Romans 8:37-39.
God has promised that He will love us unconditionally. Our input is to accept Him and believe in Him and to purpose to avoid anything that would distract us from our divine purpose. Romans 8:37-39.
What is it that will potentially hinder us from doing God’s will in 2021 and beyond? Is it stuff that gives us pleasure but drives us away from God? Is it relationships that do not glorify Him? What is it that stops me from being the father, mother, sibling, child, […]
Are there relationships you will have to break or scale down? Do you need more wisdom or knowledge to run family affairs and in your career or business? Proverbs 24:1-5.