3 Things That God Requires from Us

 

What is the measure of your success as a Christian? What is God looking for in His children? If you’ve been a Christian for a while, you may have heard the following:

“God wants you to glorify Him in everything you do.”

“You need to find God’s perfect will for your life and follow it.”

“God commands you to love your neighbour as yourself.”

While all of these statements are Biblically accurate, they can all be summarized in one brief verse from the prophet Micah.

“He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the Lord require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?” (Micah 6:8)

Let’s take a closer look at 3 things that God requires from us.

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3 Secrets to Being Happy

 

For many people, happiness is like the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Even though they are constantly chasing it, happiness always seems just out of reach. They may try entertainment, money, pleasure, or power. But none of these can truly give you happiness. Where can you and I find happiness? 

Read on to learn 3 Biblical secrets to being happy.

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What Elijah Teaches Us About Discouragement

If anyone understood what discouragement felt like, it would be the prophet Elijah. After a great victory on Mount Carmel, he received a death threat from the wicked queen Jezebel. Fearful, he fled into the wilderness of Beersheba.  He prayed, “It is enough; now, O Lord, take away my life; for I am not better than my fathers.” (1 Kings 19:4) Yet, in that desolate place, God met him, strengthened him, and gave him a renewed mission. (You can check out 1 Kings 18-19 to discover the whole story.) 

Here are 3 must-know truths that we can learn from Elijah’s experience.

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