It Will Be More Tolerable
Text: Matthew 11: 22 – But I say to you, it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in the Day of Judgment than for you (New King James Version).
Jesus once told His disciples to remember Lot’s wife. The statement is very important to whosoever wants to live well here on earth and make heaven at last. Anyone who desire to be victorious over the flesh and the world must be ready to do what Paul did (1 Corinthians 9: 27). God gives everyone of us the opportunity to repent. In our age, the Bibleis there for us, we hear the word of God being preached on regular basis but hardly does the word make any impact on us. Many abuse the privilege we have. At only one message, Nineveh repented. Many of us have heard thousands of messages but no fruit to show for it.
In our text are some basic truths according to Three Fold Gospel Commentary. They are: 1. Every hearer of the gospel is left either much more
Do you abuse the opportunities you have? The number of opportunities you wasted will count against you. Beloved who is still in the church and playing pranks, now is your opportunity to repent before it will be too late. Give your life to Christ. Accept him as your Lord and personal Saviour.
Food for Thought: Punishment varies according to guilt and opportunities
1. Pray you will not misuse opportunities you have of serving God.
2. Pray for the grace of God to remain focused all the days of your life