“Make sure that the light you think you have is not actually darkness” (Luke 11:35 NLT).
In church do I have the fear of GOD?
“Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools…Be not rash with your mouth, nor let your heart be hasty to utter a word before God, for God is in heaven and you are on earth….” (Eccl 5:1-2 ESV).
Do I love to hear about JESUS on Sunday but forget about Him during the week?
“It is not enough to hear about Jesus; mere hearing may tune the harp, but the fingers of living faith must create the music” Charles Spurgeon (ref#34, Jan 28th PM).
Do I find keeping GOD’s commands difficult?
“…The proof that we love God comes when we keep his commandments and they are not at all troublesome” (1 John 5:1-3 MSG).
Have I trembled sometimes under the powerful exhibition of the truth? “So did Felix, and yet he never truly repented” Octavius Winslow (ref#135, April 7th)!
Have I heard the gospel gladly and, under its momentary influence, done many things?
“So did Herod, and yet he kept Herodias and beheaded John” Octavius Winslow (ref#135, April 7th)!
Do I testify to others and say, “I believe in JESUS?”
“…with the heart one believes and is justified, and with the mouth one confesses and is saved” (Rom 10:10 ESV).
Do I judge myself better than others?
“…some…were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everybody else…” (Luke 18:9 NIV).