The Sound Of His Voice

Scripture Then I heard the man speak, and when I heard the sound of his voice, I fainted and lay there with my face to the ground. ~Daniel 10:9, NLT Quote He speaks and the sound of His voice is so sweet the birds hush their singing. ~Austin Miles Daniel had a terrifying vision that left…

Swamp Rats

Scripture They speak worthlessness to one another; With a flattering lip and with a double heart they speak. ~Psalms 12:2, LSB Quote He who speaks truth, stabs falsehood in the heart. ~Source Unknown It is hard to win an election in Alabama if you are associated with the Democratic Party. The dems took a dramatic…

Diamonds On The Sidewalk

Scripture But even as he spoke, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and a voice from the cloud said, “This is my dearly loved Son, who brings Me great joy. Listen to him.” ~Matthew 17:5, NLT Quote Treasures, like diamonds, are not normally found lying on the surface: we must be willing to dig beneath the…

Meditation And Articulation

Scripture Work hard so you can present yourself to God and receive his approval. Be a good worker, one who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly explains the word of truth. ~2 Timothy 2:15, NLT Quote The author who benefits you most is the one who gives expression to the things you…

The Art Of Listening

Scripture Understand this, my dear brothers and sisters: You must all be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to get angry. ~James 1:19, NLT Quote The reason we have two ears, and one mouth is that we may listen the more and talk the less. ~Zeno I’ve been under conviction for a month…

Regrets

Scripture O Lord, you are so good, so ready to forgive, so full of unfailing love for all who ask for your help. ~Psalm 86:5, NLT Quote Don’t beat yourself up over something that God has forgiven in the atonement of Christ ~Charles Stanley Charles Stanley {Every Day In His Presence} begins the  )October 19th devotion…

True Science

Scripture God sits above the circle of the earth. ~Isaiah 40:22, NLT Quote Christianity is the mother of true science. ~Alfred North Whitehead {1861-1967} I grew up believing that the world [at least the most part] at the time of Christopher Columbus, believed that the earth was flat. I don’t think that was the science…

Profitable Reading

Scripture All Scripture is inspired by God and is profitable. ~2 Timothy 3:16, CSB Quote One of the most important things that God teaches us from His word is how to live and the Old Testament is full of examples; both good and bad. ~Billy Graham {Wisdom For Each Day, p.288} I enjoy reading Billy…

Synonyms

Scripture How can you say, “We are wise! We have the law of the LORD”? The truth is, those who teach it have used their writings to make it say what it does not really mean. ~Jeremiah 8:8, NET Quote All we lack is a religious genius capable uprooting outmoded religions {Christianity} and putting new…

The Renaissance Man

Scripture In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. ~Genesis 1:1, HCSB Quote Beginning from man alone, Renaissance humanism–and humanism ever since–has found no way to arrive at absolutes which give meaning to existence and morals. ~Francis Schaeffer A Roman Catholic by the name of Thomas Aquinas came up with an heretical idea.…