Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 13 July 2022. Today’s topic: Nine Fruits: Peace

But the fruit of the Spirit is…peace….  Galatians 5:22 “All we are saaaaayyyying…is give peace a chance.”   You know that song; now it’ll be in your head all day.   John Lennon’s message was annoyingly naïve and political, but also spot-on, Godly, and timeless.  But did you realize that when Lennon trilled out his anti-war ditty, heContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 13 July 2022. Today’s topic: Nine Fruits: Peace”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 15 November 2021. Today’s topic: So We Might Know Peace

Again the one who looked like a man touched me and gave me strength.“Do not be afraid, you who are highly esteemed,” he said. “Peace! Be strong now; be strong.”  When he spoke to me, I was strengthened and said, “Speak, my lord, since you have given me strength.”  Daniel 10:18-19 (NIV). Perhaps this it the most pervasiveContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 15 November 2021. Today’s topic: So We Might Know Peace”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 12 October 2021. Today’s topic: Too Big for My Britches

“Now, our God, hear the prayers and petitions of your servant. For your sake, Lord, look with favor on your desolate sanctuary.  Daniel 9:17 (NIV). God is loving, merciful, honest, and it’s because He’s God, not because we deserve it.   After learning that God is God and I’m not, this is, perhaps, the next most importantContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 12 October 2021. Today’s topic: Too Big for My Britches”