A poor commitment to holiness stems from one thing: We do not fully comprehend all that we have become in Christ when we are His. Will we fully submit to Jesus as Lord in every part of our lives?
1 John 2:28-3:3
God's Love, Submitted Life, Desire Holiness, Fellowship With God
God gave Joshua a three point plan…
1 Step out in faith.
2 Sanctify your hearts and bodies.
3 Submit to the Lord.
As a result, they found success.
The same can be true for us because God is still God and His plan is
Faith, Joshua, Successful Life, Submitted Life
In the same way, you who are younger, submit yourselves to your elders. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, “God opposes the proud but shows favor to the humble" - 1 Peter 5:5 We are always able to humble ours ..
1 Peter 5:5
Submission, Submitted Life, Submitting To God, Submissiveness
Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every human authority: whether to the emperor, as the supreme authority. - 1 Peter 2:13 There is an interesting parallel in societies when they lose respect for leaders or the system of government other levels ..
1 Peter 2:13
Submission, Submitted Life, Submissiveness, Full Submission, Submit To Government