#66 The Fiery Test of Love that Comes
Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2018Print
About Rule and Reign Like Daniel Series
Daniel believed in God as Ruler, so he brought Heaven’s Rule into his earthly government and heathen captors. Do you rule and reign like Daniel did?
The central premise, the basic core of a life-walk that follows Christ is this: if you save your life, you lose it. The cross comes to give you the choice of what you will live for.
For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will save it.
Luke 9:24 ESV
The Fiery Test of Love
This is the Christian life. Anything less than this is not truly the Christian life. It is the test of love. For what you love, you will die. Jesus said, “For My sake!” And that’s the thing. Not for others do we die, and not for a cause. Only for His purpose, His will. Only for God is dying valid. Only HE is worth dying for!
The story of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego is the vivid picture, the fiery test of that premise…