How should we behave as Christians?
My Bible study tonight was in Romans. This passage of Scripture really spoke to me today. It seems more and more that Christians are forgetting how to live their lives worthy of the gospel of Christ. There are days on the forums where I look at responses and shake my head with sadness at the attitudes sometimes presented. It is as though some have forgotten how we are supposed to live, speak, and treat others. So what do we do? The answer can be found
Let's take a look at each verse of this short chapter.
1 Shout joyfully to the Lord, all the earth. Amen! What else can I say.
2 Serve the Lord with gladness; Come before Him with joyful singing. I can think of times in my life where I have served the Lord, but there was no gladness and joyful singing. Indeed, sometimes I was confused, and even angry and bitter. However, He pours out so many blessings on us. There is no reason why we shouldn't be joyful with Him.
In verse 2, we read that an hour is coming for everyone who kills you to think that he is offering service to God.
When we become Christians, that doesn't mean that life is suddenly easy and our lives are void of problems, trials, and tribulations. Actually, the opposite is true.
As a Christian, life can still be painful, and there are those who persecute us for what we believe. However, the Holy Spirit is right here with us and will comfort and guide us in our time of