Voluntarily giving something up?!? That doesn’t sound very normal. Listen to what Jesus has to say about fasting.
Everyone throws up a prayer here and there, right? And we love for people to know that we are praying. But that’s not how Jesus says it’s supposed to be.
Do you see the needs of people around you? And do you respond to be recognized and praised by people or God? Listen to what Jesus says about it.
Despising your enemies and looking down on them is normal, right? According to Jesus, it shouldn’t be.
Payback! It’s a word that is so common and a reaction that seems so “natural.” But what does Jesus say we are to do?
Do your ‘yes’ and ‘no’ actually mean that? They should. Check it out here.
In a culture where divorce and remarriage seem so casual, Jesus has a different message and standard concerning this topic.
Society tells us this issue is not a big deal, but it is, and we must handle it that way.
Of course it’s wrong to kill someone, but Jesus calls us to a much higher standard than that! What does he say about anger?
You need to follow all the rules! Is that really what it’s about? Not according to Jesus…