Tag Archives: authority

God’s avengers against evil

After the last three posts this week, there seems to be one remaining question to be answered. After all, what I have shared would seem to suggest that for those who follow Christ Jesus, there is no avenue for truly … Continue reading

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amazed … not always a good thing

According to Merriam-Webster, the transitive verb amazed is defined: to fill with wonders, astound. In Scripture, being amazed is obviously a good thing the vast, vast majority of time.  When the object of amazement is Jesus … be it via … Continue reading

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this definition of eternal life might surprise you

Here you go … This is eternal life: that you know the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom He sent. Now before you start questioning this definition, let me share the context and the source of the definition … … Continue reading

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when authorities clash

Of course don’t let the previous post make you believe that the governing authorities are always good or that they always deserve our complete and total obedience and compliance. Here are two perfect scriptural accounts of what must happen when … Continue reading

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Dealing with those post election blues … authority

God reminded me of these three passages of Scripture as I was dealing with those post election blues (much like He did after President Clinton was reelected) in the wee hours of Wednesday morning … Let every person be subject … Continue reading

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a txt msg of sacrificial love

Of my four daughters … all adults, in my eyes my 29-year-old daughter seems like the one farthest from God at the moment.  She has been in a pretty constant state of rebellion against anything that even hints of authority … Continue reading

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dependence, freedom and liberty for all … a contrary viewpoint

May you and yours have a happy and blessed July 4th!!! (Disclaimer: This post is over 1200 words long and as such is definitely not a quick read … what can I say? It may be long but it was … Continue reading

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