Romans 12:11 Not lagging behind in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord. Not lagging behind in diligence... "Lagging behind" means slothful, lazy, sluggish, hesitating hence be tardy or delayed. In classical Greek, it means indolent which refers to shrinking backward, because unready. The idea of 'delay' underlies the secondary sense, 'burdensome, troublesome' - a vexation arising from weary waiting.... Continue Reading →
Continuation of the study on Romans 12. 3 For through the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think more highly of himself than he ought to think; but to think so as to have sound judgment, as God has allotted to each a measure of faith.4 For just as we have... Continue Reading →
Knowing that each of us is part of one Body and has a specific function, and realizing the need of other people make me forget the difficulty of leaving instead be joyful and find courage in the purposeful plan of the Lord.