Posted by Mars Hill Blog on 8th October 2018 in Religion & Spirituality | Love,performance,Jesus,life,religion,heart
It’s easy as a Christian to get busy with doing things for God; working hard, putting on events, running programs, reaching out to those in need, preaching, leading, caring… It can easily become about our achievement and how successful things are, and we can forget that we are actually dealing with real
people with real
lives - that we are called to not just do, but to do from a place of love. The former is a lifestyle of religion based around rules, the later is based on love which is relational. Paul in the passage today brings it back to the heart of the matter, which is the matter the heart - do we truly love the people God has placed around us, both i...