How important is it for a follower of Jesus to be a good listener?
Spur One Another On
Now listen to what the Bible says about the Christian community: “Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful” (Hebrews 10:23).
The Great Commission
It’s important to note that Jesus had been the teacher up to this point, and to remember that His teaching involved mentoring, training, explaining, and modeling matters of faith.
Love and Honor
We talk so much about loving others that the ‘lesson’ can sometimes become old or stale and easy to brush off.
It’s A Gift
“Everyone — from our sister to a stranger — is deserving of compassion.”
The Impact of God’s People
God’s people are important to His process of calling others to Himself.
Life isn’t about us. It is about God and loving others more than anything or anyone else. It is about obedience that flows from “TRUE” and unadulterated love for God and others.
taking the time to consider how we can encourage others. Note the clarification the author makes, we are to encourage each other specifically toward acts of love and good deeds.
Our Biblical Community
We are blessed to be a part of the body of Christ and to gather freely and with the confidence that Jesus is there with us.
Created for Community With the Local Church
We will see how Jesus plays a part in that community, as well as the importance of fellowship, serving others, unity, and meeting together. I hope you’ll join me for the journey –