Pastors, elders and fellow Christians why are we so evil. Yes, very evil.
Why tell someone that "The Lord will fight your battle", when it is very clear they are just facing a consequence of a sin they committed.
In the book of Acts 28:3-6 we come across a very encouraging incident for us when we are doing God's work, suffer for it but uphold righteousness.
Righteous living means two key things:-
Not long ago, I happened to be in a discussion where many relationship issues were being discussed. One of those issues was virginity.
It was shocking listening to the views of many, some of whom are in the kingdom of God. It was an outright mockery of one of the great values of the kingdom of God - sexual purity.
Besides arguments on who He was, many also debate what He exactly came to do. Some say dying on the cross and others say to demonstrate God's power. Others have no clue because it seems His ministry had so many facets for humanity to grasp.
Luke 4:18-19 presents us with the best overview of His ministry and also where we come in either as co-workers and/or beneficiaries.