Been thinking a lot lately about respect. It is a natural byproduct of loving and honouring. If we start with the one who loves us most and give honour to Him, respect will follow. Respect of ourselves, respect for and to others, and of course it all starts with having a reverence and respect for the Lord.
Love the Lord.
“Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’” Matthew 22.37
Bring honour to Him.
“…Fear God, and give Him glory…” Revelation 14.7
And by respecting Him above all others, you not only will exude respect, but receive it as well.
Love, honour, respect – the winning combination this side of heaven. Use it, be it, do it and you will…
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