Tag Archives: heart

whose likeness and inscription indeed?

In our family devotion time last night we came upon Luke 20:19-26 where those very bastions of integrity and divinity – the scribes, chief priests and their spies – are trying to trick Jesus into protesting the taxes of Rome … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Faith, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

the power in the unsaid … Jesus and the rich young man

In some reading last night, I once again discovered the account of Jesus’ encounter with the rich young man and I saw some things with a different insight … consider this passage … And behold, a man came up to … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Faith, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

the proverbial path of salvation

A few days ago, we looked at the following passage in the light of a proverbial explanation of the fall of man … Trust IN the Lord with ALL your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in ALL … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Faith, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

a prayer for each and every one of you

See to it, brothers and sisters, That none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today,” so that none of you may … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Faith | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

a proverbial explanation of the fall of man

In some of my reading this week, I came across this passage of Scripture from Proverbs … Trust IN the Lord with ALL your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in ALL your ways acknowledge Him, and He … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Faith, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

am I a missionary or an imposter?

“If Jesus is precious to you (as he is to the Spirit), you will not be able to keep your good news to yourself; you will be whispering it into your child’s ear; you will be telling it to your … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Faith, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

the work of God

We are all so familiar with John 3:16 … For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever accepts Him as Savior, attends and tithes to the church on a regular basis, serves faithfully in … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Faith, Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment