But you, brothers, don’t be weary in doing what is right. 2nd Thessalonians 3:13 (WEB)
The end (purpose) of the Word itself, is to instruct us in the knowledge of God in Christ.
The LORD’s eyes are everywhere, keeping watch on the evil and the good. Proverbs 15:3 (WEB)
The common definition of hypocrisy in America and particularly in the American church is that hypocrisy is the failure to live what you believe. But the biblical definition is different.Read More »
As wisdom is the directive principle of all divine operations, so goodness is the communicative principle that is effectual in them. He is good, and he doth good–yea he doth good because he is good, and for no other reason…
“Aren’t two sparrows sold for an assarion coin? Not one of them falls on the ground apart from your Father’s will, but the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Therefore don’t be afraid. You are of more value than many sparrows. Everyone therefore who confesses me before men, him I will also confess before my Father who is in heaven. Matthew 10:29-31 (WEB)
Men have houses and lands to look after, wife and children, body and outward estate, and therefore they forget that they have a God, a Redeemer, a Soul to mind.
The God who made the world and all things in it, he, being Lord of heaven and earth, doesn’t dwell in temples made with hands, neither is he served by men’s hands, as though he needed anything, seeing he himself gives to all life and breath, and all things. He made from one blood every nation of men to dwell on all the surface of the earth, having determined appointed seasons, and the boundaries of their dwellings, that they should seek the Lord, if perhaps they might reach out for him and find him, though he is not far from each one of us. ‘For in him we live, and move, and have our being.’ As some of your own poets have said, ‘For we are also his offspring.’ Acts 17:24-28 (WEB)
Things that shine as single stars with a particular glory, all meet in Christ as a glorious constellation.
Whatever the LORD pleased, that he has done, in heaven and in earth, in the seas and in all deeps; Psalm 135:6 (WEB)