If God said you could ask Him for any one thing and He would give it to you, what would you ask for? Solomon was actually given that opportunity, and he chose the wisest thing anyone could ever ask for — wisdom. We’re later told that all the people in Israel could see the wisdom of God in Solomon. As you and I go about our daily lives, can other people see God’s wisdom in our decisions, our pursuits and our words? We should ask God for wisdom so that His glory can be on display through us.
The Marks of a True Believer
What are the marks of a true believer who is blessed by God? If you attend church regularly, give some money and obey all the religious rules, is that evidence of salvation? In Matthew 5, Jesus gives us some key identifying marks of those who are part of His kingdom… and the list may surprise you!