God has often taken a direct approach to revealing His glory to humanity, where He shows up in visible form, speaks up in audible words, and takes action in observable miracles. While this approach has occasionally worked, it also has some significant downsides that make it clear that another approach is needed.”
We all know that we’re supposed to glorify God, but do we really know what that means? It starts with understanding what God’s glory actually IS.
A day of judgment is coming for everyone, a day when God will punish those who do evil and vindicate and heal those who serve Him. Which group will YOU belong to?
When we get stuck in a mess we don’t know how to come back from, God shows us His grace by teaching us how to truly repent; we start by calling our sin what it truly is, then change our actions, trusting in His goodness to take care of us. SHOW MORE …
We wear God out when we accuse Him of denying His people justice and favoring the wicked. God wants us to know that He is coming in judgment of the wicked…and of the righteous, so we need to be prepared.
When we break our promises to be faithful to God and faithful to our spouses, we can count on God to serve us up some “chin music” to expose our selfishness and get our attention before our relationships with Him (and our spouses) are damaged beyond repair.
When we give God our leftovers, we reveal both a profound disrespect for God and a diminished understanding of His great worth. This is something that God will not tolerate in those who wish to enjoy a good relationship with Him.