A Cause and Effect
A child instinctively asks why. There must be a reason. Look for it. What does it say about you if you don’t? Do you care? You have a free will. It is being tested. – the wicked shall prove wicked – Can you be trusted to get along? Who wants you if you can’t get along?
A chance to live forever. You “might be saved”. There is a “second death”. It is the death of your soul. You may not want to live forever. Life can be difficult. Who wants to suffer? Suffering is an important part of the test. Your free will is being tested. You hope.
to reliably inform those who are being persecuted. The good guys win in the end but in the mean time there will be suffering to overcometh. Suffering is a necessary part of the test. We are being tested. Some bibles actually use the word ‘test‘. Have you tested your bible?
translation may be as important as a different interpretation. Are you going to watch for signs? Are you going to wake up and change your ways? Can you trust your interpretation? Can you trust the bible translation you are using? Test it all. You are being tested. Is that word in your bible?
A Reliable Test
that is hard to beat. It is why we are here. The purpose of life. The meaning of life. It’s a test. Suffering is a necessary part of it. What will you do about suffering? What will you do when you are suffering? You will need help. Just ask for it. You have to want it. You will get it.
A Good Thing
to do. We are being tested. We should test what affects our life. Be sure to test those who come in sheep’s clothing. They could be ravening wolves. Like a virus that can kill those we love. Be not afraid. Be careful. Be kind. Be reasonable.
A Wise Man
and those with common sense will follow the traditions of those who have gone before us. We have standards developed by others that show us what works. You don’t need to start at the beginning. New designs are doomed to failure without extensive testing. We are being tested. Be sure to test those who might mislead us. Traditions and standards have passed the test of time.
A Good Thing
and your bible should have that word. Some don’t. We are being tested. It is the purpose of life. We should test our bibles. Only one bible has this word in this passage. You will be known by your works. Most bibles have that word.
– a word you may not find in some bibles. – 0 Bible results for “test.” – Some have it 71 times. – Test everything; retain what is good. – Many shall be refined, purified, and tested – We are being tested. We need to test those who might mislead us. Check the fruit. You will know them.
that is not predetermined. It starts with hope or what you want. Then comes faith or a belief that you can get what you want. This will be tested, a word you won’t find in some bibles. Charity is a big part of the test. Without it you are but a sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. Many shall be refined, purified, and tested.