With the determination of bringing honor to the name of your Lord, your daily words and deeds will joyfully represent His love as you thank God for your blessings in Christ and humbly submit yourself to speaking and performing works that are according to Jesus' character.
Paul's zeal in reasoning to persuade any and every person is a testimony of Jesus' proclamation to go preach the gospel to every creature.
To heed intimidation against the spread of the gospel would be in submission to men rather than God.
This is not about being a doormat, but about choosing to fight with good the evil that has entered your marriage.
By maturely choosing to flourish apart from the crowd, you can maximize your youthfulness and give optimism to a society that has lost its confidence in the young.
As I raise my own children, I see the same love come out of me for them. This is the love that I have been blessed to learn from a mother who sacrificed all for my well-being and my children are now reaping the benefits.
Would you be surprised if I told you that as a Christian I do not follow the Ten Commandments? I would even go further to say that if you want to be a follower of Jesus, you too should not base your discipleship on enforcing the Ten Commandments.
The girl shares her story with you as she understands now that suffering is part of life. She wants you to read this and be inspired to hope in better things to come.
As a mother, it is hard not to just jump in when your child is having a problem. I felt it best in this circumstance to wait and see how everything would work out between these kids.
We as Americans place high value on academics and competitive activities. While I find it wonderful that these things can be advantageous to encourage learning and build character, there is a problem when we use these American values as most important to identify what success in life is.