“In prayer there is a connection between what God does and what you do. You can’t get forgiveness from God, for instance, without also forgiving others. If you refuse to do your part, you cut yourself off from God’s part. Matthew 6:14-15
We should view ourselves as stewards who have been entrusted with time, money, and abilities, which we are to use for the Kingdom work. After telling His disciples to seek for His kingdom, Jesus goes on to exhort them to be ready for His return, because when He comes, He will judge everyone. ARE YOU READY!
I long for that America that I grew up in, with all her troubles and strips, there was always a sense that we were better than our issues said we were. A sense that with all our troubles there was an underlying bond declaring, we are one. That somehow God had made us special, and we could always be better.
God created man and woman after His own image, and part of being in His image is that we are to reflect His character. However, sin marred that image in
I submit to you today that America is fighting another form of tyranny. A spiritual tyranny. “ For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age, against spiritual hosts of wickedness in the heavenly places.