Quote Originally Posted by Caleb View Post
Count it all joy!

If love is not the motive or the strength, then we will not be able to count it all joy.

I hope your sermon does not speak only of the cost without the first and foremost love, then faith and hope.
Thank you and amen. This is not a Gospel of works; we count the cost all joy because we have received the love of Christ! O, how easy we forget that part. Blessings!