Take pains to eliminate methods and circumstances that lead to temptation in life.
When we sin in anger or outburst, take pains to resolve the situation. Consider carefully when making amends with someone, how important it is.
The bottom line is, Christ tells us, righteous and holy people don’t abide in anger.
Conformity to laws and creeds isn’t enough. We need heart change. Christ is greater than the Law. We are under even greater standards.
Salt: To preserve this world from extreme sin and destruction, by influencing it with the Gospel. Light: To shine and example the Gospel and Christ’s character, so others will praise…
We need to change our mindset to realize happiness isn’t in worldly acceptance. We need to realize happiness is staying different from the rest of the world. And when persecution…
This is the beginning of the series of the Sermon on the Mount, also referred to as the Beatitudes.