Tag Archives: Scripture

wrapping my hands around faith

Let’s start with a few key passages (certainly not all inclusive … but some of my favorites) of Scripture in this personal exercise regarding faith … Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not … 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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cancer and the promise of Romans 8 28

When I’m faced with trials and tribulations like the latest cancer news, there tends to be a number of steps or phase I go through … not all of them I’m sure as God desires. The good news is I … Continue reading

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The All of God by Andrew Murray

“It lies in the very being and nature of God that he must be all. From Him and through Him and to Him are all things. As God, He is the life of everything: all life is only the result … Continue reading

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blessed are your eyes and ears

Here’s an interesting question by the disciples with Jesus response … Then the disciples came and said to him, “Why do you speak to them in parables?” And he answered them, “To you it has been given to know the … 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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the life of Jesus … then and now

Take a moment to consider this powerful passage of Scripture … So if there is any encouragement IN CHRIST, any comfort from love, any participation IN THE SPIRIT, any affection and sympathy, complete my joy BY BEING OF THE SAME … Continue reading

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