Tag «The Word Of God»

We Must Never Edit God

But also we must worship Him in truth. Now the worshiper must submit to truth. I can’t worship God acceptably unless I have accepted what God has said about five things. Before my worship is accepted I must accept what God has said about Himself. We must never edit God.We must never, never, apologize for …

Preach The Word!

Take care, oh preacher, that you do not blunt the word, or try to cover over its edge; for that would be treason to the Lord who made it to be sharp and cutting. There is much about the true gospel which offends, and it should be our desire never to tamper with it, or …

Is Your Bible Moldy?

Perhaps there is no book more neglected in these days than the Bible. I do verily believe there are more moldy Bibles in this world than there are of any sort of neglected books. We have stillborn books in abundance; we have innumerable books which never see any circulation except the circulation of the butter …

The Unsearchable Riches of Christ

You must meditate and dwell upon what you read; otherwise your pains and mine will be lost. The more any man is in the contemplation of truth, the more deep and firm impression is made upon his heart by truth. Heavenly meditation brings out the sweetness that is in divine truths.Not those who get most–but …

How To Read The Bible

READ THE BIBLE WITH AN EARNEST DESIRE TO UNDERSTAND IT.Do not be content to just read the words of Scripture. Seek to grasp the message they contain. READ THE SCRIPTURES WITH A SIMPLE, CHILDLIKE FAITH & HUMILITY.Believe what God reveals. Reason must bow to God’s revelation. READ THE WORD WITH A SPIRIT OF OBEDIENCE AND …

Love Rejoices With the Truth

We talked last time that we don’t rejoice when someone walks in sin. Paul follows that with, we do rejoice when they walk in truth. The truth only found in the word of God. 1 Corinthians 13:4-8… Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant, 5 does not act unbecomingly; it …

Marinating in the Word of God

I was thinking about those steaks I spoke of in yesterdays post. I mentioned that I let them marinate with olive oil and salt. I couldn’t help but think that’s what the word of God does to us, it gets deep into our beings. When the richness of God’s word is always on our minds …

Peter Restored

Breakfast on the beach! Let me set the scene, for 40 days Jesus has been seen many times by His disciples after His resurrection and again in John 20 where He enters the room where the doors are shut for the disciples feared the Jews. Jesus said “peace be with you.” for that is what …

Passion Week

I wanted to choose each day an event that took place after Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey. I’m quite sure this passed weekend you either read, watched or listened to a sermon about the the triumphal entry. What about the events that happen right after and before Jesus was brought first to Annas …