Day: August 27, 2010

Living Your Theology

Oswald Chambers 90x115by Oswald Chambers

Walk while you have the light, lest darkness overtake you . . . —John 12:35

Beware of not acting upon what you see in your moments on the mountaintop with God. If you do not obey the light, it will turn into darkness. “If therefore the light that is in you is darkness, how great is that darkness!” ( Matthew 6:23 ). The moment you forsake the matter of sanctification or neglect anything else on which God has given you His light, your spiritual life begins to disintegrate within you. Continually bring the truth out into your real life, working it out into every area, or else even the light that you possess will itself prove to be a curse.

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Without Excuse

Greg Laurie 90x115by Greg Laurie

Obviously, the law applies to those to whom it was given, for its purpose is to keep people from having excuses, and to show that the entire world is guilty before God.
—Romans 3:19

The Bible tells the story of a man who came to Jesus and said, “Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” (Mark 10:17). Jesus said, “You know the commandments: ‘You must not murder. You must not commit adultery. You must not steal. You must not testify falsely. You must not cheat anyone. Honor your father and mother’ ” (verse 19).

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