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Conversely, have you ever known someone for months and been shocked to discover she was a believer because of her actions, attitudes and language?
Ephesians 4:17-19 says people of the world:
1. Have their minds on worthless things
2. Can't understand spiritual things
3. Refuse to believe God out of ignorance and stubbornness
4. Have no sense of shame
5. Are sexually promiscuous
6. Never get enough of sin
When Christians do any of these six things, we hinder the spread of the Gospel. We quit being salt and light in our dark, decaying world (Matthew 5:13-16).
Today I'm asking God's help to "press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me." Will you join me so we can all "live up to what we have already attained" (Philippians 3:12-17)?
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