… Outdo one another…Romans 12: 10b

The apostle, in the conclusion of this letter to the Romans, gives the command to be competitive. After deep-digging chapters about the effects of sin, the redemption in Christ, this is the core of the application of all that. Remarkable! Competitive behaviour usually leads to strife and struggle. But those who are free from sin and redeemed in Christ, will be competitive in serving one another. It is one of those unexpected, but blessed results of the gospel’s power