Psalm 25:9-10

2-12-21 Psalm 25:9-10 (isv) He will guide the humble to justice; he will teach the humble his way. All the paths of the LORD lead to gracious love and truth for those who keep his covenant and his decrees. In this Psalm God requires of us 3 things:1. Instead of demanding that God doContinue reading “Psalm 25:9-10”

Romans 12:11

2-11-21 Rom 12:11 (niv) Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. “The word “fervor” is usually applied to water, or to metals so heated as to bubble, or boil. It hence is used to denote ardor, intensity, or as we express it, a GLOW, meaning intense zeal” (Barnes).“DoContinue reading “Romans 12:11”

Galatians 5:23

2-9-21 Gal 5:23 (isv) gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things. The definition of Meekness (gentleness) is the outcome of true humility, the bearing towards others which results from a lowly estimate of ourselves (Rom 12:3) “Expositor’s Greek Testament”.Basically, if we truly “love our neighbors”, we are to respect everyone’s choices whetherContinue reading “Galatians 5:23”

Matthew 7:24

2-8-21 Matt 7:24 (isv) Therefore, everyone who listens to these messages of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on a rock. Why is it so important to listen to God’s message?Because God’s summons comes to those who listen to and believe in the message, andContinue reading “Matthew 7:24”

2 Corinthians 10:3-5

1-27-21 2 Cor 10:3-5 (nlt) We are human, but we don’t wage war as humans do. We use God’s mighty weapons (prayer & Truth) not worldly weapons, to knock down the strongholds of human reasoning (man’s wisdom) and to destroy false arguments (lies). We destroy every “proud obstacle” (opinions) that keeps people from knowing God.Continue reading “2 Corinthians 10:3-5”