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John Calvin puts forward a very simple reason why love is the greatest gift: “Because faith and hope are our own: love is diffused among others.” In other words, faith and hope benefit the possessor, but love always benefits another. In John 13:34–35 Jesus says, “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” Love always requires an “other” as an object; love cannot remain within itself, and that is part of what makes love the greatest gift.
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Prov: The Danger of Prosperity

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THE DANGER OF PROSPERITY

 

Pr 27:23,24  Be sure you know the condition of your flocks, give careful attention to your herds; for riches do not endure forever, and a crown is not secure for all generations.

 

When things go well it's easy to become neglectful like the rich fool of Luke 12:19 who said, "You have plenty of good things laid up for many years. Take life easy; eat, drink and be merry." But God said, "You fool! This very night your life will be demanded from you."  Jesus concluded saying, "This is how it will be with anyone who stores up things for himself but is not rich toward God." So though you may be rich on earth,  don't expect to be rich in heaven if you've not been rich towards God. And besides the issue of accountability  is also the issue of maintenance. Even earthly prosperity requires maintenance. And more so the more you have. But  riches can make one too comfortable and thus lazy, apathetic and inattentive to dangers.

 

1Tim 6:17  Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.

 

But besides the issue of material possessions The Church itself is in greatest danger after it experiences a time of prosperity. The Christian life was not meant to get to the point of saying, "Take life easy". When did Jesus "take life easy?" The Christian life requires constant vigilance - be watchful.  "Be self-controlled and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour." 1Pet 5:8

 

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