When it comes to spiritual maturity, character and competency are both necessary and very much related. Are you growing in spiritual maturity?
None of us are promised tomorrow. We will all eventually have to stand before the Holy God and give an account for our lives. Our God will judge both the living and the dead, and he has only provided one means of escape from this judgement.
“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places.” Ephesians 1:3
Faithful ministry always thinks in terms of multiplication, but it takes time to truly multiply disciplines of Christ. Healthy fruit always takes time to grow. Don’t be discouraged!
We are often far too quick to write-off someone who holds to traditional views as a fundamentalist or ultra-conservative. However have we considered that perhaps we are being influenced by the feminism and post-modernism of our culture more than we would like to admit?
There are some in Christianity who may be tempted to believe that work came about as a result of the curse of sin. However, man was always intended by God to work and to work hard. Watch this clip in order to better understand the value of meaningful work.