Published: Monday, May 04 2015 19:04
If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he (the evil fool) rage or laugh, there is no rest. Proverbs 29:9
This verse is like a universal shotgun blast. There are so many aspects to what wise and foolish are. The text is an analysis of the reaction of the foolish to wise. The reaction is generally dissension. You cannot convince the unwilling.
In a specific application, consider the hardened Atheist. Romans 1 is clear that rejecting God as creator results in chaos as the absolute moral mooring of God’s authority in the individuals life is rejected.Read more: Wise + Foolish = No Rest
Published: Thursday, April 23 2015 10:55
One day, I will stand in His glory,
He shall wipe my tears away,
from the hurt and memory
of those who reject Him today.
With love abounding, I witness His story.
With hardened hearts, they spite Him to stray.
Then will the past have lost its grasp eternally.
Then will the future no longer be tainted by today.
In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth; 2 Timothy 2:25Read more: A Witness' Lamentations and Hope
Published: Saturday, April 04 2015 14:25
One of the greatest misunderstandings about the nature of God is: “He is so above us that He has nothing in common with us.” This can be manifested even among “Christians” in the statement: “God is too busy with the big problems of the world to have time to be concerned with me and my problems”.
This philosophy is propagated through the actions and beliefs of man whether they are believing or non-believing. Most of the world religions preach or at least support this twisted view of who God is.Read more: The One and Only
Published: Monday, April 06 2015 14:02
When we allow politics to determine what sin is, politics with all of its instability gathers unto itself a power that will ultimately lead to a tyranny that will undo the very fabric of justice in society.
Those who use politics to qualify their sin are the enemies of “Liberty and Justice for all.” Those who yield without a fight are accomplices to that end. Liberty and Justice are basic gifts of the Creator and the promises of the once great America.Read more: When Politics are Allowed to Determine What is Sin
Published: Sunday, March 29 2015 09:29
When man begins to loosen the reigns of God on his life, all kinds of evil are possible. This is the very point made in Romans 1 and II Peter 2 & 3.
We finished up Peter today. So powerful and relevant. The tools of our mind, whereby we form rational thought, are the words of language. Jesus is the word spoken at creation by whom all things were made and exist. Language is a gift from the creator which allows us the ability to think, understand and communicate with He who is logic.Read more: When man loosens the reigns of God