[This is an excerpt from a Kairos Talk: Tomorrow]
Can we be changed? Yes, but not by ourselves. Ephesians 2:8-9 says, “For by grace are you saved through faith, and that not of yourselves. It is the gift of God, not of works, lest any man should boast.” To be changed, we must accept the gift of God. We must realize how badly we need Him, and then give our whole selves to Him, and trust Him to take care of us, because we finally figured out we can’t take care of ourselves.
The guys at your family table are your brothers. Christ’s challenge to you is to take care of them. To stick up for them. To meet regularly with them for prayer and share group. Continue reading