Don't become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit into it without even thinking (Rom. 12:2). The lack of courtesy in our society gives us more of an opportunity to stand out as loving people.
- July 09, 2014 |
Love each other as I have loved you (John 15:12). Courteous is not a word we often use to describe God. Perhaps that's because our concept of courtesy is limited to the idea of being polite.
- June 11, 2014 |
How blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, Whose sin is covered (Ps. 32:1). Love alone prompts us to confront someone who has done wrong, receive his apology, and grant pardon.
- May 07, 2014 |
Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins (1 Peter 4:8). When has someone offering you their forgiveness made a difference in your life later on?
- April 30, 2014 |
Mercy triumphs over judgment! (James 2:13). Lord, I want to enjoy the freedom of forgiving others.
- April 23, 2014 |
Be still, and know that I am God (Ps. 46:10). Having a quiet, patient spirit throughout the day is countercultural in our harried world, but its effects can be life changing for us as well as for others.
- April 02, 2014 |