Getting rid of Moral Filth . . .

Get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you. - James 1:21 Isn't it true! When we find ourselves caught in the clutches of the moral filth of our culture, we find the Word of God boring and irrelevant. … Continue reading Getting rid of Moral Filth . . .

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Tarnished

One Stone Away...

When I was a little girl we had “polishing day”. Back then when I heard the words calling from my momma’s lips you could see my eyes roll in the back of my head and subsequently hear the heavy sigh or deep scoff slide boldly from my mouth. Guaranteed there was a lot of work planned for those days.

Just the other day I pulled the silverware out and figured it was about that time. It had to be. I couldn’t remember the last time I had cleaned them.

The dread as I experienced as a child turned as an adult to nostalgic, meaningful and loving memories of that special time with my momma. You see, she’s been gone from this world for almost ten years now. Now it continues to be my time to continue on with the duties, responsibilities and privileges she modeled for me and instilled in…

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Idolatry

bron : ousus The most predominant sin we find in the Bible that stopped the rain of God’s blessing from falling was idolatry. Maybe you are thinking, “Well, that’s great, but it doesn’t really apply. I’m not tempted to go to the nearest pagan shrine and bow down and worship a carved image.” Hold on, … Continue reading Idolatry

One great besetting sin of ancient Israel was idolatry . . .

"Shall a man make gods unto himself, and they are no gods." - Jeremiah 16:20 One great besetting sin of ancient Israel was idolatry, and the spiritual Israel are vexed with a tendency to the same folly. Remphan's star shines no longer, and the women weep no more for Tammuz, but Mammon still intrudes his … Continue reading One great besetting sin of ancient Israel was idolatry . . .