Obedience—The Test of Love The works of obedience are the real test of love. This is why they are so necessary in the experience of a true believer. “Faith without works is dead” (James 2:20). heaven” (Matthew 7:21).
Trials make us desperate. They can also drive us to a strengthening of our faith and a richer testimony of God's faithfulness. God always desires for us to seek Him in all our ways and let Him direct our paths. In my darkest days I clung to the promise in James 4:8 “Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you.” #faith #Christianity #overcomingdepression