this can be both wonderful and extremely complicated!
how does scripture direct us to respond to lies, deception, and “the ignorant talk of foolish people”?
For it is God’s will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish people. Live as free people, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as God’s slaves. – 1 Peter… Read More ›
I pray that these images will inspire and encourage you
Sometimes the way God lines things up for me to write is just perfect. Here are the four triggers for this morning’s post: Yesterday I wrote about the offense to scripture that is selective biblical literalism. Later, I heard a… Read More ›
The friendship of the Lord is for those who fear him, and he makes his covenant known to them. If I keep my eyes on God, I won’t trip over my own feet! – Psalm 25:14-15, NRSV/MSG The secret [of… Read More ›
answering the calling to step away from what the world values and into humility
So when Aaron and the people of Israel saw the radiance of Moses’ face, they were afraid to come near him… Then he would give the people whatever instructions the Lord had given him, and the people of Israel would… Read More ›
because active listening is so much more important than spouting off!
God wants these great riches of the hidden truth to be made known to the people who are not Jews. The secret is this: Christ in you brings hope of all the great things to come – 1 John 1:1-5… Read More ›