The fear of God is essential for a Christian because this will prevent him or her to harm others. You think before you speak or act. No matter how terrible someone has been with us, Christians forgive and put that person in their prayers. Christians put them selves in the others shoes and just by doing this people will receive a better outcome of any situation. This is why Christianity has grown because we have been able to provide answers for questions of life and death (Verhoef, 2016).
Although, adopting belief in Christianity can bring forth confusion in the heart and mind causing agony of learning to sacrifice one’s rightful claims for personal justice for the restoration of another (Merrick, 2014). Unconditional forgiveness is difficult to understand because spiritual forgiveness and actual costly forgiveness is viewed as the same in the gospel. If you do not forgive, then one does not have faith in God’s forgiveness as it really is. Christianity influences a person thinking and behavior developing wisdom which requires faith. The faith that is needed to reorient the heart away from selfishness to selflessness.
In the book Let the Nations be Glad, Piper Explains the close relationship missions and worship share. Missions exist because of worship, and worship is a result of our Love of Christ in our hearts that drives us to glorify him, and naturally do missions. The nations are the focus of mission, and Piper explains why he believes that the Biblical mission includes evangelism with the nations in sight instead of only individuals. Piper systematically outlines the evidence that hell exists and what it is, he also outlines the reason that knowing Christ is the only way to be saved by trusting in him as your savior. Chapter One In Let the Nations be Glad, the emphasis in the first chapter is that missions is not the most important aspect
According to Gockel, “from a Christian perspective, evil is something God has overcome through good” (2009, p.97). Those who believe in God, know that questioning Him is wrong because it means that they do not believe in the goodness of God. People who trust the Lord know his goodness, that He will rescue and heal them from all evil. Also, believers trust in God’s power in difficult times because He hears them throughout the prayers. God can be trusted as he has proven his love in many ways.
Jesus simply wants us to fulfill God 's laws, love him and ourselves and respect one another, but to be weary. Try to not make huge mistakes, don 't speak of the lord in vain and if one does make a mistake, ask for forgiveness show God you truly are sorry. Jesus wants everyone to know God is loving and truly wants the best for us. To spread the word of God, he chooses 12 disciples to spread the words of
The fear of God is essential for a Christian because this will prevent him or her from harming others. You think before you speak or act. No matter how terrible someone has been with us, Christians forgive and put that person in their prayers. Christians put themselves in others shoes and just by doing this people will receive a better outcome of any situation. This is why Christianity has grown because we have been able to provide answers to questions of life and death (Verhoef, 2016).
God’s promise of salvation continues today and forever. Jesus took away our condemnation to sin and replaced it with freedom in Him. “Salvation is by grace, which means freedom from sin by the indwelling, fortifying, cleansing life of the Spirit, and not by works of the law” (Willard, 88). We obey God’s commands not to get into heaven, but because we love Him. Christians today love others and serve God because of the desires of the Spirit.
I expect it to be a picture of Christ’s love for His church. Christ’s love is perfect, my marriage and love will not be. Yet, as long as The Lord keeps showing me His unconditional love despite my sins, selfishness, and shortcomings, it is my heart’s desire to be able to do the same for my husband one
What it means to me to be a Christian. A. Firstly, the greatest thing about being a Christian is having a friendship in god. Being a Christian means you follow god, worship god, and bring glory to him your life. It also means that a Christian has a personal relationship with god. You have accepted Christ to be your lord and Savior.
A Christian life is Christian when you have faith that God has a plan for you and that in the end the plan will work out in your favor. As a Christian I do believe that God has a plan for me that in the end it will work out in my favor and I have to have patience. Sometimes I must reassure myself that God has my back and he is looking out for my best interest in the long run. I believe that everyone, at least once, has had a hard time to understand something has happened to them and to have the faith to believe that it is God’s plan for your life. In the long run, I do believe that everything that has happened this far in my life has happened in the benefit for me and has also shaped me to be the person that I am today.