The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 80

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 80: Your desires effect your freedom. Photo by Sigmund on Unsplash The Lord is my chosen portion and my cup; you hold my lot. The lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; indeed, I have a beautiful inheritance. Psalm 16:5-6 ESV You must not desire someone … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 80

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 78

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 78: Your words represent you and your beliefs about God and the world. Photo by cyrus gomez on Unsplash Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices and have put on the new self, which is being renewed … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 78

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 77

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 77: God wants you to tell the truth. Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash “...But this is what you must do: Tell the truth to each other. Render verdicts in your courts that are just and that lead to peace. Don’t scheme against each other. Stop your … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 77

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 76

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 76: God wants you to safeguard the reputation of others. Photo by Mimi Thian on Unsplash “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.” Exodus 20:16 ESV In the ninth commandment of the ten written in stone, God warns His people: Do not tell lies about … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 76

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 75

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 75: God wants you to empower others. Photo by Paz Arando on Unsplash “When you harvest the crops of your land, do not harvest the grain along the edges of your fields, and do not pick up what the harvesters drop. It is the same with your … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 75

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 74

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 74: God wants you to trust His provision. Photo by Luisa Brimble on Unsplash The Lord is my shepherd; I have all that I need. Psalm 23:1 NLT At the heart of the eighth commandment – You must not steal – is the call to trust God’s … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 74

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 73

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 73: God calls you to safeguard what belongs to another. Photo by Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona on Unsplash “You must not steal.” Exodus 20:15 NLT The eighth commandment of the ten God wrote on stone tablets tells us, “You must not be a thief.” Do not take what … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 73

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 62

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 62: Following Him is your way of joy. Photo by Robert Wiedemann on Unsplash “Keep the Sabbath day holy. Don’t pursue your own interests on that day, but enjoy the Sabbath and speak of it with delight as the Lord’s holy day. Honor the Sabbath in everything … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 62

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 60

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 60: It’s good for you to give God a day. Photo by Debby Hudson on Unsplash You shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, and the Lord your God brought you out from there with a mighty hand and an outstretched arm. … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 60

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 59

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 59: Every day is a day to rest in God. Photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts, praising God and enjoying the favor … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 59