Think of authority figures in your life: boss, parent, etc. They can direct your actions & hold you accountable, but Jesus wants your heart.
For more insight on putting your faith into practice, try reading the book of James. Actions don’t save us, but they highlight our beliefs.
God wants more than lip service. 1 John 3:18 (NIV) says to love others “with actions & truth.” What might that look like in your life today?
Insulating kids from the consequences of their actions doesn’t do them any favors later in life. On the contrary … Proverbs 19:18.
Paul encouraged Timothy to set a godly example in speech & conduct (1 Tim. 4:12). How can your words & actions inspire others today?
Like we read in 2 Chronicles 29:12, is there an area of ministry where God is calling you into action?
Shake up your routine & do some things differently today. Do you think more about your decisions & actions when you aren’t in a habit?