Britches Ain’t Big Enough

“Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God, so that He may exalt you at the proper time,” 1 Peter 5:6 Sometimes I feel God will humble me the I don’t do it myself.  I don’t think it’s direct, however, the circumstances of life (which ultimately are up to Him and the world He […]

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Casting Shadows

“Every generous act and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights; with Him there is no variation or shadow cast by turning.” James 1:17 What does James mean by “shadow cast by turning?”  other translations word it read as “never changing” or casting a shadow due to change.  Does it […]

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Be Holy

“Therefore, with your minds ready for action, be serious and set your hope completely on the grace to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. As obedient children, do not be conformed to the desires of your former ignorance. But as the One who called you is holy, you also are to […]

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Judging the Heart

One of the outcomes of staying in the Bible every day is that I start to see the relationships and synergy between the old testament and the new testament more clearly.  For instance take the two following passages: “But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or his stature, because I […]

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Not Mr. Know-it-all

The preacher at my church is tremendous.  His messages are always poignant, relevant and based on scripture.  This past Sunday was no exceptions. The basis for his message was 1 Corinthians 3:1-23 and spiritual maturity. “No one should deceive himself. If anyone among you thinks he is wise in this age, he must become foolish […]

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Beyond the Surface

“Sound judgment is praised,     but people without good sense     are on the way to disaster. If you have good sense,     you will act sensibly,     but fools act like fools.” Proverbs 13:15-16 Last Friday Brian on Daily Audio Bible, had a great discussion about the above scripture as well as Jesus’ answering the question […]

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