After the LORD your GOD has driven them out before you, do not say to yourself, "The LORD has brought me here to take possession of this land because of my righteousness". - 📖 Deut. 9:4 📖 It's so easy to steal honor. To claim something someone else did, for ourselves. To think we succeeded in things out … Continue reading Remember HIS grace
"Thou shalt not go up and down as a talebearer among thy people ... Thou shalt in any wise rebuke thy neighbour, and not suffer sin upon him." - Leviticus 19:16, 17 Tale-bearing emits a threefold poison; for it injures the teller, the hearer, and the person concerning whom the tale is told. Whether the … Continue reading Speak Evil of No Man.
KATIE M. REID “So if you sinful people know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give good gifts to those who ask him.” Matthew 7:11 (NLT) While I think we can all agree that rest is crucial to our well-being, it can also be exhausting to … Continue reading Encouragement for Today (Nov 28)
Ye have need of patience - Heb_10:36 Virtues of Necessity There are some virtues which are exclusive virtues and are only demanded in peculiar circumstances. They have at the best a partial application. In certain emergencies they are obligatory or in certain social relationships; but that virtue of which we speak now can never be included … Continue reading Patience
... to know the love of CHRIST which passes knowledge; that you may be filled with the fullness of GOD. - 📖 Ep. 3 : 19 📖 At times I am quite scatterbrained. Like the other day when I dropped my cell phone in my cup of tea! Yes, I was ashamed to tell others why … Continue reading GOD is aware of every facet of our lives!
by Tony Abram Scripture: John 16:1 SEVEN ATTRIBUTES OF THE HOLY SPIRIT There are not words enough to tell of the attributes of the Holy Spirit. However, in this sermon outline I am listing seven of those wonderful characteristics that we see in Him. Many times we do not appreciate what He is doing for … Continue reading Seven Attributes Of The Holy Spirit
Just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness. -Colossians 2:6-7 Some things you don't change, swap, or update. In an age when computer processors make major leaps every few months and software … Continue reading Jesus is Lord.
"Israel served for a wife, and for a wife he kept sheep." - Hosea 12:12 Jacob, while expostulating with Laban, thus describes his own toil, "This twenty years have I been with thee. That which was torn of beasts I brought not unto thee: I bare the loss of it; of my hand didst thou … Continue reading Of all those whom thou hast given me I have lost none.
Here’s something you won’t read anywhere: The 66 books in Bible correspond with the 66 chapters in Isaiah!
In other words, whatever chapter you’re reading in Isaiah, you’ll find striking comparisons to its numerical equivalent in the Old or New Testament.
I first heard about this phenomenon only a few weeks ago in a study given by my pastor, who, for all I know, came up with this discovery. He says he’s been researching the similarities for many years.
Jordan explains, “If you know enough about the book that compares with the chapter in Isaiah, you’ll see thought parallels out of the book that will be in the chapter. There won’t be prophecies about it; there’ll just be parallel thoughts.
“Isaiah starts out, ‘Earth, earth, earth, hear the word of the Lord,’ and Genesis starts out, ‘In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth, earth, earth.’ Isaiah ends…
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O diepte van die rykdom en wysheid en kennis van God! Hoe ondeurgrondelik is sy oordele, hoe onnaspeurlik sy weë! “Wie ken die bedoeling van die Here? Wie gee Hom raad? Wie bewys Hom 'n guns, sodat Hy verplig is om iets terug te doen?” Uit Hom en deur Hom en tot Hom is alle … Continue reading Alle eer aan GOD!