Jeff Maness – January 3, 2021 Too often, we can equate our devotion to God by a decision that we made to believe in or follow Him. But devotion is more than a decision, it is a discipline in the face of difficulty. The very first Christians reveal to us the devotion we need to...
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Jeff Maness – The start of our faith is done by God, but sustaining our faith is done together. Just like we can do nothing to produce our physical life, we can do nothing to produce spiritual life either. However, we can do some things to sustain it. How do we sustain an unbreakable faith?
Jeff Maness- God doesn’t want us to just have life, God wants us to flourish in our spiritual lives. While spiritual, eternal life is given to us by God through grace alone, flourishing spiritually requires effort, work and discipline. So, how can I flourish in my spiritual life?
Jeff Maness- God’s commands are not meant to be restrictive, they are meant to bring us rest. So often, we view God’s commands as something that keeps us from something in life, but they actually release us to experience the fullness of life that God desires.