I can’t tell you why God made us so dependent on one another. I can only tell you that once you receive Christ and the grace of God, you will see the prize of friendship.
If we want to be unbiased human beings, we have to recognize the faults in our modern society, and I believe that there are three faults we have committed as a nation against our youth for the past few decades.
If they are not willing to hear your words, let them read your poetry.
There is nothing more precious to me than to see a child delighting in the majesty of God.
Sometimes we are called to difficult situations and we must not argue or complain. Once we start the journey, we must trust in His perfect timing to remain patient and faithful always.
I become easily discouraged under the weight of my fight against sin, but then I’m reminded of Paul…
God is the source of all good, and God’s goodness is for everyone to see, despite the many adversities and evils that we might witness.
That is why the Reformation was full of committed pastors and theologians who proclaimed that the salvation of the elect was soli Deo gloria: to the glory of God alone.
The purpose of sola gratia was to draw the attention away from ourselves, and to realize that it was only through God’s sovereign grace that anyone can be saved.