“For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.” (Galatians 5:1)
Before I came to Christ, I viewed Christianity as a strict religion based on a bunch of rules and commands. And if I was honest with myself, I would never be able to follow them; let alone would I want to follow them in the first place. It was a “yoke of slavery” that I had no interest in succumbing to.
“Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the Lord.” (Psa. 119:1)
I recently shared on Psalm 117, which is the shortest chapter in the Bible, and am now at Psalm 119, which is the longest chapter in the Bible! There are some really cool things that God shows us through this passage. (more…)