“Grace isn’t leniency when we’ve sinned. Grace is the enabling gift of God not to sin. Grace is power, not just pardon.”
— John Piper
It's impossible for a Christian to demonstrate love while defending their rights. Read Matthew 5 again.
If a heart is truly being transformed it will always put greater emphasis on the Kingdom of God than the kingdom of man.
Have we been transformed enough to give up all our rights for the chance to demonstrate love to our enemy?
You have every right to go to court to defend your rights. But Jesus said, don't do it. Instead, lay it all down in order to love.
Should we not be repenting as Kingdom dwellers for caring more about our rights than caring about loving our enemies?
A Christian should place no value in rights and possessions. The only things that should matter in our daily living is the practical working out of loving Yahweh and loving our...
Christian, we have to stop fooling around. Love is a serious thing.