While wallowing in worries about things that have not yet happened, I may be oblivious to a wonderful moment occurring right in front of me.
In my most trying moments, it helps me to picture Jesus nudging me forward, and encouraging me.
Years ago I began expanding my own concluding benediction remarks. The process has been enjoyable and thought-provoking for me.
We can testify to God’s existence by showing love to those around us, and through our unity with fellow believers.
What I do today is very important because I am exchanging a day of my life for it.
Our Father Himself, creator of heaven and earth, is leading the way to victory.
John’s response is powerful and thoughtful. Perhaps, though, there is an equally powerful lesson hidden within his initial response
What you have learned and received and heard and seen in me—practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you.
Jesus desires our spiritual success so much that he gave his life for us. He is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God through him.
While our troubles can “feel” eternal, God has actually “seen” eternity. He knows the end from the beginning, and has declared that all things are working for good in that eternal timeframe.