“. . . then make my joy complete by being like-minded,
having the same love, being one in spirit and purpose.”
Philippians 2:2 (NIV)
To have the same heart that of Jesus Charles Sheldon wrote a classic, In His Steps-What Would Jesus Do? The story told of a church that had an unusual visitor one Sunday. Something happened that caused the pastor to re-evaluate his walk with the Lord. The entire congregation was invited to enter into this project of asking themselves, “What would
Jesus do?” before they made any
decisions. Asking that one question changed the lives of a lot of the people.
one in the Lord. . .” That verse ends with the line, “And we pray that all unity may one day be restored.” The writer has some wonderful thoughts in the verses that follow.
Periodically, God’s children should ask if we are of the same mind as
When we do this exercise, we should go back to the basics of our faith and
search our hearts for the way God wants us to live. If anything that displeases
God comes to our hearts and minds, we need to make things right with Him.
Gospel Song: They'll Know We Are Christians by Our Love