Like most sins, divisive speech is easier to spot in others than ourselves. Yet in both it isn’t always explicit. Romans 16 helps us identity and avoid it.
There aren’t any job interviews in the Bible. But applying God’s wisdom to them we learn about the value of qualifications, punctuality, and diligence.
Why do bad things happen? It isn’t always easy to answer that question. Yet we know that as God empowers us to persevere he has a purpose in our suffering
Though short, 3 John has much to say. By its contrast between Diotrephes and Gaius we learn what kind of faith to imitate and which “men of God” to avoid.
The gospel is a message of reconciliation. Without it we cannot come to God. But by believing it we are enabled to do so and empowered to be peacemakers.