Keeping the commands of Christ begins with recognizing what they are. As we read through them ask Him to help us observe these words, and apply it and faithfully follow them through out our lifetime.
“From that time Jesus began to preach, and say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” (Matthew 4:17)
“and he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fisher of men.” (Matthew 4:19)
“Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. Rejoice and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.” (Matthew 5:11-12)
Let Your Light Shine
“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.”(Matthew 5:16)
“If ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same? And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? do not even the publicans so? Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect” (Matthew 5:46–48).
Seek God’s Kingdom
“Seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you” (Matthew 6:33).
Beware of False Prophets
“Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves. Ye shall know them by their fruits. Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles?” (Matthew 7:1516)
Love the Lord
“Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment”(Matthew 22:37–38).