“Giving $20 Explanations to a 50 Cent World” Is Difficult!

“how do we become holy?
how we remain holy?”
This is a post that really spoke volumes to me. Showing we can not earn Gods favour, how holiness is a gift and not something you work towards. I really enjoyed this post and i hope all of you will really enjoy it.Posted by @theworddetective. Thank You.

The WORD Detective

SCRIPTURE – 1 PETER 1:13-20

Be Holy…How is this even possible?

I have had difficulties over the years just being a decent husband and father to my three kids.  How am I supposed to be as HOLY as the One True Living God?  I’m just human.  I make mistakes, many of them.  So does HOLY mean I just need to follow a bunch of rules?  A list of things I’m supposed to do and things not to do?  Like, be nice to others?

I’m a good person, mostly, so does that make me HOLY?  Great questions!

1 Peter 1:15-16 (NIV)…

[15]  But just as he who called you is holy, so be holy in all you do;  [16] for it is written: “Be holy because I am holy.” 

Peter isn’t introducing a new concept here.  He’s repeating a principle laid down by God in the Covenant [See footnote].

With all…

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