At the End of the Day

DECEMBER 4

MATTHEW 7:23_ye that work iniquity.

The word iniquity can be translated as lawlessness.

We could study all six hundred plus laws – they eventually would fit into one set.

 Matthew 22:36-40 (KJV), “Master, which is the great commandment in the law? 37 Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. 38 This is the first and great commandment. 39 And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself. 40 On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.”

Galatians 5:13-14 (KJV) “For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another. 14 For all the law is fulfilled in one word, even in this; Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.”  

When it’s all said and done … at the end of the day, life boils down to whether we loved God and His people. If we lived life contrary to that—we are workers of iniquity. Jesus not only will not know us but ask us to leave His presence.

When we stand before the Day of Judgment we want to rejoice in God’s incomparable mercy—we want to remain in His presence, to live in the kingdom of heaven and continue to love God and His people.

We want to praise our friend Jesus who made the way.

PRAYER

Good Shepherd, Praise You that I can live with You forever! In the powerful name of Jesus, Amen.             

Christ made the way to live forever in Heaven—I will!

2 Replies to “At the End of the Day”

    1. Vincent, Please forgive me but I don’t understand your comment. If you find the Bible verse is incomplete that is because this blog is a year long study on the Sermon on the Mount … verses broken down into parts. I believe the Sermon on the Mount is foundational to becoming a Jesus-disciple – good for talmidims :). I appreciate you subscribing. I pray God’s blessing on all my followers. I want to encourage all talmidims (I learned this word from your blog -thanks!) to spend time yearly dwelling on this sermon, Selah. I will be repeating these devotionals again in 2021. If I need to clarify anything please let me know. BTW, I tried to subscribe to your blog but for some reason it wouldn’t accept my email address. I’ll keep trying. God bless you. Thank you for your faith and love for Jesus!!

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