Bible Society of South Africa

Eternal Wisdom – Day 18

How does one live as a new creature? - Part 1
- Serve one another
- Be an example to others

Bible text(s)

24None of you should be looking to your own interests, but to the interests of others.

1 Corinthians 10:24GNBOpen in Bible reader

32Live in such a way as to cause no trouble either to Jews or Gentiles or to the church of God. 33Just do as I do; I try to please everyone in all that I do, not thinking of my own good, but of the good of all, so that they might be saved.

1 Corinthians 10:32-33GNBOpen in Bible reader

Wives and Husbands

21Submit yourselves to one another because of your reverence for Christ.

Ephesians 5:21GNBOpen in Bible reader

10Love one another warmly as Christian brothers and sisters, and be eager to show respect for one another.

Romans 12:10GNBOpen in Bible reader

9So let us not become tired of doing good; for if we do not give up, the time will come when we will reap the harvest. 10So then, as often as we have the chance, we should do good to everyone, and especially to those who belong to our family in the faith.

Galatians 6:9-10GNBOpen in Bible reader

5Be wise in the way you act towards those who are not believers, making good use of every opportunity you have. 6Your speech should always be pleasant and interesting, and you should know how to give the right answer to everyone.

Colossians 4:5-6GNBOpen in Bible reader

16In the same way your light must shine before people, so that they will see the good things you do and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:16GNBOpen in Bible reader

22Do not deceive yourselves by just listening to his word; instead, put it into practice.

James 1:22GNBOpen in Bible reader

10So then, my brothers and sisters, try even harder to make God's call and his choice of you a permanent experience; if you do so, you will never abandon your faith.

2 Peter 1:10GNBOpen in Bible reader

18My children, our love should not be just words and talk; it must be true love, which shows itself in action.

Courage before God

19This, then, is how we will know that we belong to the truth; this is how we will be confident in God's presence.

1 John 3:18-19GNBOpen in Bible reader
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