The Call To
As a Pastor (but actually regardless of your “position” in your church), I have this recurring fear… not fear in the sense of emotional fear, but a fear of God… a reverence… a knowing in my gut that we must do what is right with God… a nightmare if you will… that week after week, year after year, decade after decade, we show up for Sunday service...
Read and meditate upon the scriptures. Think about what information is included, what it means, and how you can apply it to your life. Be sure to journal your thoughts!
1 CORINTHIANS 13:1-3
1 JOHN 4:7-11
Listen to Kate Hannett, a Pastor and Senior Leader of Abundant Grace for Day 4 teaching devotional.
"The times that I don't love God is when I take my eyes off of Him—off the Cross. What Jesus did—the Communion Table... and one key thing that He's shown me...
Is that you can't go..." —
Think and journal your answers to the following questions to go deeper into today's scripture and meditation.
What does the Apostle Paul mean when he talks about “love” in the context of 1 Corinthians Chapter 13?
What are the two greatest commandments that Jesus mentions in Matthew 22?
How can we “know” if we are loving people the way God intends? What does this have to do with our motives?
Examine your heart this week. Ask God to reveal any blind spots.
LIVE IT OUT
The key to growing in the Lord is to not only "hear" God's Word but to apply it to our lives.