“So if the Son sets you free, you really will be free.” (John 8:36, NASB) Jesus used an illustration from slavery to show the people how he could help them […]
We worship God in spirit when we have the right attitude of heart and spirit, and a right relationship with Him!
We must make sure that when the battle is over, we are still on our feet.
James suggests the need of unceasing self-examination. We have to live in the world, and worldly things are necessary for our daily subsistence, but it requires great watchfulness to keep our affections and our hearts focused on the things that are above. We need constantly to draw near to God, to cleanse our hands, to purify our hearts, and to humble ourselves. (4:1-10)
"Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any virtue and if there is anything praiseworthy—meditate on these things." (Philippians 4:8, NKJV)
With love, gentleness, humility, patience and with a readiness to forgive when wrong has been done, let us restore any offending brother who was "overtaken" by temptation!
"If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and without reproach, and it will be given to him." (James 1:5, NKJV)
“Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened." (Matthew 7:7-8, NKJV)
Today in Philippine History The Repubic, also known as Malolos Republic, was inaugurated on January 23, 1899 at Barasoain Church, Malolos with General Emilio Aguinaldo as President.