Paul reiterated that other people are letters from God written on our hearts. The Spirit writes those ‘letters’ with a purpose we should embrace. TOGETHER we can learn to die to self and live to Him! Uniting our hearts with others will create tensions and hurts and demand sacrifice. Living as His means every involvement we have with others will aim at the purpose of revealing this: God cares.
Our words about and to one another must meet the same high standard. This quote from Spurgeon pierced my own heart today: