Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people with his own blood, suffered outside the gate. Therefore, let us go forth to him outside the camp, bearing his reproach. For we have no continuing city here, but we seek one to come.
Select a thought to read by choosing a collection, the month, and then the day:
“About four years ago, I put a piece of notebook paper in my Bible on which to write down things said during the meetings that really stood out to me.”
“If everyone in this world were like you, what would the world be like?”
Would there be peace and joy and goodness in the world, if everyone were like you? The apostle Paul wrote one of the most arresting verses in the Bible when he wrote to the Philippians (4:9), “The things you learned and received and heard and saw in me, these things put into practice, and the God of peace shall be with you.” Can you say that? Can you truthfully say to others, “Be like me, and God will be with you”?
What would this world be like if everyone were like you?