Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 13 June 2022. Today’s topic: Redeemed for This Purpose

You were running a good race. Who cut in on you to keep you from obeying the truth? That kind of persuasion does not come from the one who calls you.  Galatians 5:7-8 When we self-reflect on why things bother us, if we land on sin as the reason, then we’ve landed on the fact that what’s botheringContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 13 June 2022. Today’s topic: Redeemed for This Purpose”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 25 May 2021 Today’s topic: Where Have You

At this time some astrologers came forward and denounced the Jews. They said to King Nebuchadnezzar, “May the king live forever! Your Majesty has issued a decree that everyone who hears the sound of the horn, flute, zither, lyre, harp, pipe and all kinds of music must fall down and worship the image of gold, and that whoever doesContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 25 May 2021 Today’s topic: Where Have You”

Practical Proverbial, from Jude, 15 December 2020 Today’s topic: For People Everywhere, Anytime

These people are grumblers and faultfinders; they follow their own evil desires; they boast about themselves and flatter others for their own advantage.  Jude 16 (NIV). In this verse, Jude is talking about the sinners who live against God’s order, specifically the ancient people from Enoch’s time.   In referenced later verses, Paul and Peter also talk about peopleContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Jude, 15 December 2020 Today’s topic: For People Everywhere, Anytime”