I don’t equate my value before my Redeemer according to my salary.
Yahweh cares more about our faith than our goodness.
Who wants to know how to suffer well, especially if practice is involved?
I know lots and lots of people who I consider to be good, and a few people I consider to be great. But I have to ask myself, do they hate wickedness?
There is no direct pathway between time and eternity: they are different categories of experiences.
Does it scare you to think you are up against unseen forces in another dimension that have access to you? What does Paul tell us about our enemy and his comrades in Ephesians 6?
Paul does not appear to address a particular crisis among the believers in Ephesus, but he does write to a church that has been impacted by a chaotic cultural and is temptation-laden.