The Bible is filled with stories of ordinary people like us encountering our extraordinary God – and having their lives transformed as a result. Let us learn from the lives of believers who have come before us.
What does it mean to have an excellent life as a Christian? If our faith does not directly influence all aspects of our lives – our mindset, our choices, our attitude, our priorities – can we truly have an excellent Christian life?
We go to the gym to train our physical bodies. In the same manner, we must be mindful in training our Spirit (conscience, intuition, communion), our Soul (emotions, will, mind), and our Body towards godliness.
Without Jesus, our human capacity to love is but a pale shadow of God’s divine love. Rev. Jeremiah Cheung urges us to grow in the unconditional agape love that is born in us when we truly know God and keep His commandments.
The Book of Malachi is written as a debate between God and the Israelites. There are only four chapters in this book, but it strongly rebukes the behavior of Israelites, who have been unfaithful to God.