“Only the wise can give good advice; fools cannot do so” – Proverbs 15:7 At some point in our lives we seek advice from others. Sometimes we get good advice and sometimes we get bad. Some people mean well while others don’t. It is up to us to decide which advice to follow. After King … More Advice
Acts 11:1-18 It’s interesting the reaction Peter got from his fellow believers when they learned that the Gentiles had received the Word of God. The Jewish believers contended with him, accusing him of associating with the uncircumcised. I couldn’t help thinking of Jesus who thought nothing of going to the home of a centurion whose … More Peter Defends God’s Grace
2 Corinthians 11:16-23 Paul had many trials, hardships, faced death, was beaten and persecuted but these things did not discourage him. He delighted to do the Lord’s work. Like David, he could claim, “The Lord is my Helper. The Lord is the One who keeps me alive.” God was with him throughout all these stormy … More From Trials to Triumph
And which of you, having a servant plowing or tending sheep, will say to him when he has come in from the field, ‘Come at once and sit down to eat’? But will he not rather say to him, ‘Prepare something for my supper, and gird yourself and serve me till I have eaten and … More No Rewards
Galatians 1:13-17 In his letter to the Galatians, Paul shares how he became a Christian. It wasn’t something he ever dreamed would happen. He was a staunch believer in Judaism and its traditions. He was filled with a jealous zeal to protect his religion and was determined to stamp out any other religion he believed … More Paul’s Testimony
By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and keep His commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments. And His commandments are not burdensome – 1 John 5:2, 3. Last Sabbath I read this definition in my Bible’s dictionary: Sabbath A holy … More Two Sabbaths?
“He saved others; let Him save Himself if He is the Christ, the chosen of God” – Luke 23:35 As Jesus hung on the cross, soldiers cast lots for His robe and the people passed by, blaspheming Him, wagging their heads and saying, “Aha! You who destroy the temple and build it in three days, save Yourself, … More The King on a Cross