Dust

Scripture And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living being. ~Genesis 2:7, NKJV Quote “If God does not trust his own angels, how much less will He trust people made of dust? ~Eliphaz I was reading in Job four and …

Sin Is A Parasite

Scripture Forsake your folly and live, and proceed in the way of understanding.” ~Proverbs 9:6, NASB Quote Folly and sin are always parasitic of the good that God has created. ~Robert Van Leeuwen We live in a culture that has become increasingly ungodly and relativistic. Moral relativism, the god of the day, insist that every person …

Now That I am Old

Scripture Now that I am old and gray, do not abandon me, O God. Let me proclaim your power to this new generation, your mighty miracles to all who come after me. ~Psalm 71:18, NLT Quote Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. ~Mark Twain Age is sneaky; it has a …

Comeuppance

Scripture Do not rebuke mockers or they will hate you; rebuke the wise and they will love you. ~Proverbs 9:7, NIV Quote A word to the wise should be sufficient. ~ Titus Maccius Plautus This year I am using Timothy Keller’s devotion on the Proverbs and enjoying it immensely. I never remember seeing the word ‘comeuppance’ until …