Tag Archives: Law

Have you ever stopped to consider this aspect of the crucifixion?

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in … Continue reading

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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

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maddening grace

Love to read … usually I have always been in a couple of books at the same time. When my sister gave me a kindle a number of years back, that number of books began to rise until today I … Continue reading

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lessons from Abraham, Hagar, Ishmael, Sarah and Isaac

Let’s set the stage for this passage of Scripture … Galatians 4:21 – 5:1 Quick overview … God promised Abraham offspring in his old age … when he and Sarah became impatient with God’s timing; Sarah gave Abraham her slave … Continue reading

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the fulfillment of a covenantal promise

The new sermon series BRAND:new at Northpoint Online with Andy Stanley has me revisiting the book of Galatians. As I read and reread the third chapter, I was once again blown away by how much covenantal insight Paul provides … … Continue reading

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to be good or to be God’s …

To continue the thought process begun in yesterday’s post ‘the divine return’ here are more words of wisdom from the book by Major Ian Thomas … ‘Simply urging (human beings) to be good, telling them to draw from the depths … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (6) – the God fix

As we discovered in the last post, the natural man has a limitation that prevents him from being able to grasp spiritual things … like the words of God. Just so you know … that was not a surprise to … Continue reading

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