22 02, 2018

Not Ashamed

By | 2018-02-18T18:26:01+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: All, Hope|Tags: , , |

People who experience suffering may be tempted to yield to their pain. Instead of following Christ’s pattern, they sometimes express anguish in sinful ways. Hurting people may fail to recognize that they are causing themselves more pain as they come under God’s chastening hand. Because all people face God’s judgment, we should live in a way that honors Him, even during difficult [...]

9 02, 2018

Accountable to the Judge

By | 2018-02-04T16:20:26+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: All, Hope|Tags: , |

Unlike people who suffer for doing what is right, whoever continues in unabated sinful behavior will give an account to God. Peter made several important points about the Lord in His role as judge. 1 Peter 4:1-6 Therefore, since Christ suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same understanding —because the one who suffers in the flesh is finished with sin [...]