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 2:15-16 We live in a world where everything seems to be an argument. There is …

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friendship with God – and one another #CoffeeandScripture

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 the sweet, satisfying companionship] of the Lord have they who fear (revere and worship) Him, …

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