Jesus came to Matthew where he was and said two words which would change Matthew’s life forever: “Follow Me.” Jesus issues the same call to his people today and there is much for us to learn from this account to aid us in appreciating and
In Romans 15:14 we see Paul’s confidence in the Roman believers because of their goodness, knowledge and ability to admonish one another. It is only through the gospel that we can be filled with goodness. It is only through the Scriptures that we can be
As we have seen in our study of the one another instructions in the New Testament, the gospel has very tangible relational implications. In Ephesians 5:18–21 we see how being Spirit-filled leads to joyful submission to one another out of our reverence for Christ.
On 16 June 1858 more than one thousand delegates met in the Illinois statehouse for the Republican State Convention. At 5:00 PM they chose Abraham Lincoln as their candidate to run for president. At 8:00 PM Lincoln delivered this address to his Republican colleagues: Mr. President