Tag Archives: Bible

in the world but not of the world … now what?

Continuing the conversation from yesterday’s the ungodly alliance of world and flesh … Note a few details from Jesus’ prayer found in John 17 … I have given them your word, and the world has hated them because they are … Continue reading

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neglecting church history

The vast majority of church-goers today understand very little about biblical history much less church history … that is the history of the church recorded since the New Testament through the present day. Many people read the New Testament and … Continue reading

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interpreting the times

A few months back my wife suggested that we move away from reading a devotional book entry each night and instead go through a book of the Bible during our family devotional time with our grandson each night … her … Continue reading

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why the creation vs evolution argument matters

This may seem an odd way to begin but stick with me … My father established our relationship when I was seven years old.  He looked at me and said, “You know, I brought you in this world, and I … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (16) – path

The Old Testament saints knew there was an ancient path to follow … Thus says the LORD, “Stand by the ways and see and ask for the ancient paths, Where the good way is, and walk in it; and you … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (3) – meditate

Take a moment to consider and meditate upon these instructions given to Joshua by the Lord after the death of Moses … “Be strong and very courageous; be careful to do according to all the law which Moses My servant … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (2) – write

Just as God breathed life into man (Genesis 2:7) so all Scripture is also God breathed (2 Timothy 3:16) … so the real question is how, according to the Bible, did the words of God get from His mind into our … Continue reading

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