[Hebrews 12:18-21] Most Christians think that God is impressed with their efforts to please Him by what they DO. In this episode, we’ll see that the focus on OUR “do for God” is actually self-righteous, contrary to faith and evokes the terror of the Lord. Also: Why it is that when Israel said to God, “All that […]
Monthly Archives: November 2015
The subject of suffering frequently comes up in Christian teachings. Many times the speaker will quote a passage like Romans 5:3-4 3 And not only [that], but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; 4 and perseverance, character; and character, hope. Then they go on and on about “the value of suffering”: God […]
An examination of Hebrews 12:12-17 to learn about the real reason for trials in our lives and the powerful results of God’s grace.