Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 5 January 2022. Today’s topic: A Nasty Word

I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting the one who called you to live in the grace of Christ and are turning to a different gospel — which is really no gospel at all. Evidently some people are throwing you into confusion and are trying to pervert the gospel of Christ.  Galatians 1:6-7 (NIV). In this verse,Continue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Galatians, 5 January 2022. Today’s topic: A Nasty Word”

Practical Proverbial, from Jonah, 15 March 2021 Today’s topic: Get With The Program

“Those who cling to worthless idols turn away from God’s love for them.  But I, with shouts of grateful praise, will sacrifice to you.  What I have vowed I will make good.  I will say, ‘Salvation comes from the Lord.’” Jonah 2:8-9 (NIV). “Get with the program:” you’ve probably heard that time-worn phrase. Jonah couldn’t perform a sacrifice.   HeContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Jonah, 15 March 2021 Today’s topic: Get With The Program”

Practical Proverbial, from Jonah, 9 March 2021 Today’s topic: Toward Jerusalem

I said, ‘I have been banished from your sight; yet I will look again toward your holy temple.’  Jonah 2:4 (NIV). Since the days of Solomon, when Jews pray, they pray facing towards Jerusalem.  Hundreds of years before Islam adopted this same custom, Jews worldwide were already doing it.   Many still do today.   Does it meanContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Jonah, 9 March 2021 Today’s topic: Toward Jerusalem”

Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 16 November 2020 Today’s topic: The Same Message

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!!! Bear in mind that our Lord’s patience means salvation, just as our dear brother Paul also wrote you with the wisdom that God gaveContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 16 November 2020 Today’s topic: The Same Message”

Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 12 November 2020 Today’s topic: Point to Someone Else

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!!! So then, dear friends, since you are looking forward to this, make every effort to be found spotless, blameless and at peace withContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 12 November 2020 Today’s topic: Point to Someone Else”

Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 26 October 2020. Today’s topic: He Forgives Every Sin

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!!! It would have been better for them not to have known the way of righteousness, than to have known it and thenContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from 2 Peter, 26 October 2020. Today’s topic: He Forgives Every Sin”