We must to avoid being self-centered. We should have joy and gladness in our lives. We need to overcome evil with good. We should be peaceful rather than obstinate. And we need to take time to calm down before we react to a anything that upsets us.
We can sin by not praying for those who request our prayers or those whose needs are known to us. We must fear the Lord and serve Him in truth with all our hearts. We need to place all of our faith in God and none in ourselves. And we have to understand that there’s never a right time to …
The Gospel should convict us to be angry about sin. We do not want to go to the grave with something bothering our conscience so we need to work to live faithfully each day and correct our errors hastily.
We should not give up in unfavorable circumstances. We need to continue to pray and pursue our goals. We must not let our problems drive us from the Lord but instead they should drive us toward Him. We must also be careful not to make snap judgments and we must not further wound those who are already hurting.