I therefore urge you, brothers, in view of God's mercies, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices that are holy and pleasing to God, for this is the reasonable way for you to worship. Rom 12:1
And by inspiration of the above I too urge you – to go back and fit Rom 12:1 into all that we have been looking at. Why does Paul say “Therefore I urge you . . . ? What does this verse connect to? Find the links between Rom 12:1 and what has gone before. I warn you it is extensive and I encourage you when you do it, it will make Rom 12:1 even more amazing than you have imagined. So I am going to leave it there for this morning and make this the shortest Gem on record. Go do it. You will be blessed. Find the links!
Many want to be involved but few dare to commit. Commitment is the place of authority. Jeffrey Rachmat
You'll never come second by putting God first! Brian Houston
The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. Ferdinand Foch