The Cross is the heart of the Christian message.
“Some Christians sow to the flesh every day and wonder why they do not reap holiness. Holiness is a harvest; whether we reap it or not depends almost entirely on what and where we sow.” (Stott)
The spiritual person bears the burdens of others and also carries his own load.
The Spirit leads members of the church to gently bring restoration to others who are overtaken by sin.
Abraham had sons from Hagar and Sarah. Which woman is your mother?
The primary reason a church should love its pastor is his faithfulness to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Likewise, the primary way a pastor shows love to the congregation is faithfulness to that same Gospel.
In Christ, you are no longer a slave to sin. You have become a son. Are you living like a slave or a son?
The Promise that God made to Abraham is superior to the Law given to Moses.