“And in that day you will say, ‘Give thanks to the Lord, call on His name. Make known His deeds among the peoples; make them remember that His name is exalted’” (Isaiah 12:4).
The life of faith is to make evident the centrality of God’s working in our lives; that our manifesting of the fruit of the Spirit might kindle afresh within our neighbors, coworkers, or friends an ember of faith that through the years has grown cold due to neglect or disappointment. Not only this, but it is through the living testimony of our faith that a new generation will receive, experience, and come to understand the salvation of God and the expected practices of a distinctive community called a holy people of God. What are you telling them?