“By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises offered up his only begotten son… He reasoned that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead” (Hebrews 11:17-19). The scene was set, somewhere in the region of Moriah, Abraham led his beloved son Isaac […]
Cain and Abel had the same parents so we can say that they had equal opportunities. This verse explains the difference between the two: “If you do well, will you not be accepted? And if you do not do well, sin lies at the door. And its desire is for you, but you should rule over it.” (Genesis 4: 7)
The things we like the most bring us personal satisfaction, make us feel reassured, capable and even self-sufficient but, because of this satisfaction, we can run the risk of giving the “honour” to ourselves.
“What shall I render to the Lord for all His benefits toward me? I will take up the cup of salvation, and call upon the name of the Lord.” (Psalm 116.12-13)
Take a moment and reflect on the following question: “What has the Lord done for me?”
God has given us the right to choose. He shows us the path of life and death. The path of life is the path of justice, and the path of death is the path of injustice, therefore, we are the ones who decide which path to take!