Practical Proverbial, from Joel, 5 October 2022. Today’s topic: In Days of Trouble

To you, Lord, I call, for fire has devoured the pastures in the wilderness and flames have burned up all the trees of the field. Joel 1:19 One of the verses associated with Joel 1:19 is Psalm 50:15:  a very famous verse that says, “Call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you and youContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Joel, 5 October 2022. Today’s topic: In Days of Trouble”

Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 5 May 2022. Today’s topic: Faith Fire

It is fine to be zealous, provided the purpose is good, and to be so always, not just when I am with you.  Galatians 4:18 (NIV). People will often get burned out on faith.   It isn’t that Jesus changes, or even that their faith or feelings change (though that can happen).   Instead, top-of-the-mountain moments canContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 5 May 2022. Today’s topic: Faith Fire”

Practical Proverbial, from Jude, 23 December 2020 Today’s topic: Christmas Mercy

Be merciful to those who doubt; save others by snatching them from the fire; to others show mercy, mixed with fear—hating even the clothing stained by corrupted flesh. Jude 22-23 (NIV). Mercy.   That’s really the story of Christmas, you know.   Tomorrow is Christmas Eve, so let’s spend some of the last verses of Jude talking a littleContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Jude, 23 December 2020 Today’s topic: Christmas Mercy”

Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 3 November 2020. Today’s topic: Do You?

Exciting News! Our new site is up and running! We will shortly be moving these posts over to it and sunsetting the previous site. Check out aspiringwriterdt.com so that you don’t miss out!!! By the same word the present heavens and earth are reserved for fire, being kept for the day of judgment and destruction of theContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 3 November 2020. Today’s topic: Do You?”