Going on vacation requires a lot of preparation and planning. Even so, moving to another place requires much more effort. Identifying the things that we need to keep and give away usually causes the most distress. Yes, packing and unpacking are the least favorite things that are on our to-do list. But when we are excited about moving to a new home, moving is not a struggle.
How are you preparing to move from this earth to the New Heaven and New Earth?
Jesus replied, “You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself. ” Matthew 22:37-39
Get rid of all bitterness, rage, anger, harsh words, and slander, as well as all types of evil behavior. Ephesians 4:31
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things, there is no law.… Galatians 5:22-23
Work at living in peace with everyone, and work at living a holy life, for those who are not holy will not see the Lord. Hebrews 12:14
We are nearing home! Do a thorough soul-searching and ask God to reveal all character defects. Ask forgiveness and for the indwelling of the Holy Spirit. Jesus is coming soon!
Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right Spirit within Me. Psalm 51:10. Amen.
Have a blessed day!
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