Obedience to God will increase your relationship and intimacy with Him. But if you fail, or when you fail, He will lift you up again, when you turn to Him. He will even turn your failure into something good. This will create an even stronger obedience and love to God, because He always loves you first.
Getting to know Jesus and having a relationship with Him, allows us to gain the true power of the principles presented to us from the bible.
We tend to see the surface of other people and judge based of that. Every one of us are full of possibilities and giftings that God has given to us. Let's ask God about a heart that sees what He sees and love other people like he loves them and loves us. That will be like fertilizer and help people to grow in the knowledge of Jesus.
13 “Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it.
Jesus didn't follow the main stream. He is the life and said: Follow me! Forgive even when it hurts, and you get healed. Believe and trust in Him, and He will lead your steps.
Ezekiel 37:4-5 ‘Dry bones, hear the word of the Lord! 5 This is what the Sovereign Lord says to these bones: I will make breath[a] enter you, and you will come to life.
God wants us to read and believe his word, and speak life into our own lives. We can do this because we are the righteousness of God in Christ.
Laws. Leadership and separation.
A leader is laying down his life, to lift you up.
Jesus laid down His life, so you can live and have a future.