Zechariah 3:1-4 Satan accused Joshua, who here represents the nation of Israel. The accusations were accurate. Joshua stood in “filthy clothes” (sins) yet, God revealed His mercy, stating that He chose to save His people in spite of their sin. God punished Judah through the fire of great trials but He rescued the nation before … More God’s Mercy
Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not consider it robbery to be equal with God, but made Himself of no reputation, taking the form of a bondservant, and coming in the likeness of men. And being found in appearance as a … More The Humility of Jesus
John the Baptist, when he saw Jesus, testified that He was the Lamb of God who came to take away the sin of the world. He mentions that Jesus is the One whom he had spoken of before. He knew Him not but that He should be revealed to Israel and that he, John, comes … More Testimony of John the Baptist
“So then, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath; for the wrath of man does not produce the righteousness of God” (James 1:19, 20). James is saying that sometimes we need to listen more and speak less or say nothing. King Solomon says in Proverbs 10:19, “In … More Slow to Speak
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
Then His mother and brothers came to Him, and could not approach Him because of the crowd. And it was told Him by some, who said, “Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside, desiring to see You.” But He answered and said to them, “My mother and My brothers are these who hear the word … More Doing God’s Word