Prepare for Eternity

God may have seemed slow to these believers as they faced persecution every day and longed to be delivered. But God is not slow; he just is not on our timetable. Jesus is waiting so that more sinners will repent and turn to him. We must not sit and wait for Christ to return, butContinue reading “Prepare for Eternity”

Do What is Right Regardless of the Outcome

It is not shameful to suffer for being a Christian. When Peter and John were persecuted for preaching the Good News, they rejoiced because such persecution was a mark of God’s approval of their work.   Don’t seek out suffering, and don’t try to avoid it. Instead, keep on doing what is right regardless ofContinue reading “Do What is Right Regardless of the Outcome”

Work to Ensure a Good Harvest

The farmer must wait patiently for his crops to grow; he cannot hurry the process. But he does not take the summer off and hope that all goes well in the fields. There is much work to do to ensure a good harvest.   In the same way, we must wait patiently for Christ’s return.Continue reading “Work to Ensure a Good Harvest”