29 Life-Changing Christian Quotes to Wake Up Your Soul: Sermon on the Mount

by Victor Wilson |

(WIKIMEDIA COMMONS)"The Sermon on the Mount" by Jan Brughel

28. "The teaching of the Sermon on the Mount is not--Do your duty, but--Do what is not your duty. It is not your duty to go the second mile, to turn the other cheek, but Jesus says if we are His disciples we shall always do these things. There will be no spirit of--"Oh, well, I cannot do any more, I have been so misrepresented and misunderstood". . . Never look for right in the other man, but never cease to be right yourself. We are always looking for justice; the teaching of the Sermon on the Mount is--Never look for justice, but never cease to live it."

Oswald Chambers, My Utmost for His Highest

No excuses. Let's do this. If you are not inspired yet, look at the previous list again. Isn't there at least ONE action you can take today to go the extra mile? Don't wait for everyone else to be righteous and just—take the initiative upon yourself to go above and beyond your duty.

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