Elke Dag, Glorie Aan God

Hoe bring mens glorie aan God? Baie is seker bewus van John Piper se baie bekende woorde:

God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him”

Hoe doen mens dit elke dag, hoe lyk die praktiese toepassing? Kevin DeYoung gee 20 baie handige maniere om te leef op ‘n manier wat glorie bring aan God:

  1. Give God verbal declarations of praise (Rev. 4:8-9).
  2. Live a life of noticeable piety (Matt. 5:16James 1:271 Peter 2:12).
  3. Ask God for things in Jesus’ name (John 14:13).
  4. Bear fruit and show yourself to be a disciple of Jesus (John 15:8).
  5. Declare the truth about Jesus (John 16:14).
  6. Love your life less than God (John 21:191 Peter 1:74:16).
  7. Worship God as God (Rom. 1:21).
  8. Live a life of sexual purity (1 Cor. 6:20).
  9. Live a life of generosity (2 Cor. 9:13).
  10. Rejoice in God’s glory displayed in creation (Psalm 19:1).
  11. Do the works of faith (2 Thess. 1:12).
  12. Use your gifts in God’s strength (1 Peter 4:11).
  13. Make sure everyone knows you’re not God (Acts 12:23).
  14. Live a life of gratitude (Psalm 50:232 Cor. 4:15).
  15. In matters of liberty, seek the good of others (1 Cor 10:31).
  16. Extend grace to sinners (2 Cor. 8:19).
  17. Be a part of a local church (2 Cor. 8:23Eph. 3:20-21).
  18. Tell God you are wrong and he is right (Josh. 7:19Jer. 13:16Rev. 16:9).
  19. Obey God (Lev. 10:3Mal. 2:2).
  20. Go from a Christ-despiser to a Christ-worshiper (Gal. 1:24).

Vanuit How Can I Glorify God?

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