I hate how cynical this sounds – but a lot of CP/QF courtship stories…
by Mel cross posted from her blog When Cows and Kid Collide Communication is critical in a marriage.
But please don’t misunderstand this idea of reward. It’s that – because of Jesus’ death on the Cross — God mercifully rewards our undeserving faith and obedience with more of himself.
But this does not mean that the more I trust Christ, the easier my life will be.
But even though God promises to protect our faith, we are not passive in this process.
We must fight the fight of faith, labor in prayer and the Word, seek to obey Christ, and love others. That’s the next promise – You can also see this promise in Matthew 5:8; Matthew ; John ; Romans ; Hebrews ; and Revelation 21:6-7.
But sadly, many Christians don’t know God’s promises.
It’s like God gives us a treasure chest full of gold coins, and we never open it to see what’s inside.Imagine stumbling over a treasure chest buried in the ground.You open it, and it’s full of gold coins — millions and millions of dollars’ worth. But instead of gold coins, it’s full of something infinitely better — the promises of God.”, email this to them using the “share” button below – or use the other buttons to share it on your favorite social media.If you would like to interact with others who are seeking to live by faith in Christ, visit our Forums page.Really well put and wisdom that is strangely lacking in much evangelical thinking." (John) "Thank you -- I needed to hear this.