God declares "You shall have no other gods before Me." Jesus later defines that law by saying "Love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul , mind and strength."
The law of God is the track on which your heart was meant to run. In following His law, we see part of who God is and why we are made in His image.
Jesus calls the church to gather together in His name and to then go and gather disciples.
All authority in Heaven and on earth has been given to Jesus, and He raises up disciples by that authority to then go out in His authority to teach His word.
Being Lord without being Savior is pointless. Being Savior without being Lord is powerless.
Every Christian is called to a life of turning from sin in repentance, and to not hold back, because Jesus will never turn from you.
God isn't asking because He doesn't know. His question is for our benefit, to make us reflect, and to draw us out by invitation back into His presence.
We, the church, the bride of Christ, are destined to experience the bliss of knowing the Love of Christ. To Him be all Glory, forever and ever, Amen.
God's action towards us. Prayer for spiritual strength is what God promises to do for us.
The Household of God is built on the foundations of scripture, God's revealing of Himself.
Remember that there was a time when you were the gentile, outside of God and His kingdom.
God's grace re-creates us so that we can walk in the good work of Christ and not boast in ourselves.
What is the present value of the blood of Jesus in your life today?
Paul is Praying that we would KNOW God's power, which is at work in us already, and we would use it.
The Hope of His calling, the Inheritance in His saints, the incomparable greatness of His Power.
Jesus asks us, "What do you want?". What do you desire, whom do you desire, to what end do you desire?
Our true and perfect happiness consists in that which is hidden, and is the object of Hope.
God delights in blessing us, and our blessing Him is to reflect on what He has already done and to give praise for it.