This wisdom comes by the Spirit who is from God , not from the spirit of this world. Jonah hated the people he preached to in Nineveh and was angry at God, and yet, the Lord still brought a great revival. Downloading this material, even for personal use, is prohibited. He proclaimed the Word of God, suffered, and wrote letters to encourage churches all because he loved God and loved people. It is stuck in the infant stage. They get joy from seeing the gospel shared and accepted by others. People who constantly lose their joy when criticized or their joy increases when praised show what their center is.
I have met many people who left a religion after they became aware that the teachings they have been following are false. It is wise for each believer to ask this question: The carnal Christian is the person we think of as spiritual—the kind of person who thinks of himself or herself as spiritual: To stay immature is sin.
The child stops developing. You and I know that new Christians, baby Christians, often put us to shame. A Review of ' Big Fertility: He needs to ask God to teach him patience, kindness, and maturity.
But for Paul, his joy was primarily affected by the advancement of the gospel. In order for an infant of seven pounds to grow into a mature man weighing one hundred seventy pounds, there must be a regular eating and a normal process of metabolism. Consider what John said: Available Online from Living Stream Ministry. It is easier to grumble than to go. Who cares if they mock my appearance and talk bad about my sermons? For example, they must not give to the support of those who are false teachers 2 John