(July 20) Why Biblical Hospitality Matters

Biblical hospitality can be challenging. For many, fear is an issue. To read about dealing with fears of biblical hospitality, please read part 1.

Sometimes we do obey the Word of God, but we do so with grumbling. Scripture not only exhorts us to practice hospitality, but to do so without grumbling. To read about how to obey without grumbling, please read part 2.

Maybe you wonder why biblical hospitality is so important. Rosaria Butterfield, author of "The Gospel Comes with a House Key," gives ten helpful reminders. Today, we will consider 1-5. What follows is an excerpt from a more extensive article found on Crossway's website.