Romans 12:9-21 - Be sincere in your love for others. Hate everything that is evil and hold tight to everything that is good. 10 Love each other as brothers and sisters and honor others more than you do yourself. 11 Never give up. Eagerly follow the Holy Spirit and serve the Lord. 12 Let your hope make you glad. Be patient in time of trouble and never stop praying. 13 Take care of God’s needy people and welcome strangers into your home.
14 Ask God to bless everyone who mistreats you. Ask him to bless them and not to curse them. 15 When others are happy, be happy with them, and when they are sad, be sad. 16 Be friendly with everyone. Don’t be proud and feel that you are smarter than others. Make friends with ordinary people.[a] 17 Don’t mistreat someone who has mistreated you. But try to earn the respect of others, 18 and do your best to live at peace with everyone.
19 Dear friends, don’t try to get even. Let God take revenge. In the Scriptures the Lord says,“I am the one to take revenge and pay them back. 20 The Scriptures also say,“If your enemies are hungry,
give them something to eat. And if they are thirsty, give them something to drink. This will be the same as piling burning coals
on their heads.” 21 Don’t let evil defeat you, but defeat evil with good.
Love in action is what we as Christians have been called to.
Never repay evil for evil. Love is the key. It was Love that that paid the penalty of our sins and gave us eternal life.
God did not show us vengeance for our sin and evil against Him, but instead He showed us love. Let us do likewise to others.
1 Peter 4:8 - Most important of all, continue to show deep love for each other, for love covers a multitude of sins.
God bless and do tell the Lord thank you.
I love you all.
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