People react to God's calling differently. The Parable of the Two Sons explains that one's ultimate obedience to God is what really matters!
Worldly sorrow is superficial and unproductive, while godly sorrow yields not only repentance, but also a bumper crop of the fruits of God's Holy Spirit.
God is a God of mercy, but He has a stiff core of justice which will not be placated unless we repent. To whom much has been given, much will be required.
In this sermon prepared for the Days of Unleavened Bread, John Reid examines the symbols of leavening (representing a way of life against God and against us) and unleavening (representing harmony with God and positive things for us now, representing a wonderful positive life in the future, as a beloved member of the family of …
One's word is not worth a whole lot these days in the world. But God listens to what we promise, so we had better perform it!
The Good Samaritan parable teaches that unless one practices doing good rather than just knowing good, his faith will be severely compromised.
If we want to be like our Savior, then we will live the way He lived, keeping God's commandments — which exemplify the highest form of love.
We are known by what we say and how well we keep our word. How honorable and dependable are the promises that we make to others?
Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem fulfilled prophecies. The crowds welcoming Jesus were actually choosing the Paschal Lamb of God on Abib/Nisan 10.