Choosing Wisdom

Claiming to be wise, they became fools, and exchanged the glory of the immortal God for images resembling mortal man and birds and animals and creeping things. (Romans 1:22–23)

The glory of the Immortal God is precious, eternal in beauty, full of joy, full of life everlasting and forever perfect. This glory was gifted to man. God wanted a person in whom he along with all God’s glory can dwell. This is the good news not just that we are saved but we are in active fellowship with God sharing in his glory.

The glory of the Immortal God is precious, eternal in beauty, full of joy, full of life everlasting and forever perfect.

Ephesians 2:22  In him you also are being built together into a dwelling place for God by the Spirit.

Every time we chose the poisonous, death producing,  forbidden pleasure of sin we become fools who are exchanging this glory of God. Every lustful look, every sinful thought, every form of unforgiveness, every sin is a step away from eternal life toward eternal death.

1 Peter 4:3  For the time that is past suffices for doing what the Gentiles want to do, living in sensuality, passions, drunkenness, orgies, drinking parties, and lawless idolatry.

1 Peter 4:7  The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers.

Fear God  , reject sin and choose Godliness.

Fear God  , reject sin and choose Godliness.

Sin no more

Colossians 3:5  Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry.

Walk in the power of grace

Col 3:12  Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience,