BlogTeaching Every Man In All Wisdom, So That We May Present Every Man Mature In Christ
One of God’s standards for measuring your spirituality or maturity in the faith is your ability to bridle, tame or control your tongue. How you use and control your tongue speaks volume about your faith and spiritual maturity. According to God’s Word, a perfect man is someone who does not stumble in word, someone who can bridle or control his tongue.
You are spiritually immature when you don’t bridle or tame your tongue! The Scripture warns that we deceive ourselves if we claim to be religious or spiritual without bridling our tongues. Your religion or faith is completely worthless when you fail to bridle your tongue. Therefore, it is very imperative for you to know how to bridle or control your tongue…read more
You are not a normal human being if you have no feelings or emotions. But you are a fool if you cannot control your feelings or emotions (Prov. 29:11 NKJV).
God created us with capacity to evince or express diverse emotions. Without such capacity, we are not better than robots. It will undoubtedly be difficult to relate well with one another without being able to feel or express any emotions or feelings.
A world full of people without any emotions would certainly be very dull, boring, and uninteresting. In contrast, a world full of people with no control over their emotions would certainly be a wild, dangerous, and unsafe place to live…read more
A call to be a disciple of Jesus Christ is essentially a call to bear much fruit to the glory of God. The Lord Jesus clearly explains this truth to His disciples in John 15:16. However, the Lord Jesus does not demand or expect His disciples to strive or struggle to bear fruit on their own. It is indeed an exercise in futility and frustration for any believer to attempt to bear much fruit to God’s glory in his own strength and wisdom.
Nevertheless, your bearing much fruit to God’s glory is not entirely up to God – it is not exclusively God’s doing in your life. Rather, it requires your active participation and cooperation with God. If you are going to bear much fruit to God’s glory, you do have a definite role to play!read more