Moses told Israel that what God wants most from us on our side of a relationship with him is obedience. That seems to be an insurmountable task until we turn to the Gospel of Jesus Christ, the fulfillment of what the covenant in Deuteronomy was pointing to all along.
Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. 5 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. (Deuteronomy 6:4-5, NIV)
The following article was written by Jason Dickey of Tampa, FL. We have been spending time over the last several weeks considering what our goal is and how we can accomplish it. Specifically, we looked last week at the importance of reading our Bibles. The next and obvious idea for our consideration is having the …