Wise As Serpents

Scripture “I am sending you out like sheep surrounded by wolves, so be wise as serpents and innocent as doves. ~Matthew 10:16, NET Quote Cut the grass low where the snakes will show. ~Source Unknown I guess I was 13-14 years old and we were on a camping trip at Lucy’s Branch. We found an old boat lying upside …

Learning From The Teacher

Scripture Though the Lord gave you adversity for food and suffering for drink, He will still be with you to teach you. ~Isaiah 30:20, NLT Quote When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. ~Shakyamuni  It is a waste of time to give instruction to someone who does not want to learn or else …

Our God Is Awesome

Scripture The heavens – indeed the highest heavens – belong to the LORD your God, as does the earth and everything in it. ~Deuteronomy 10:14, NET Quote Infinity declares the Infinite, loud and clear for all except fools. ~Ya’akov I have several blog already composed on the subject of marxism but I don’t think it is a good idea to post them in succession: I …

Spiritual Warfare

Scripture For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places. ~Ephesians 6:12, NLT Quote Storms are caused by a conflict in the elements and the storms in the spiritual world are caused …

The New Original Sin

Scripture For there is no distinction {Jew or Gentile}, for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.  ~Romans 3:22-23, NET Quote A society that puts equality ahead of freedom will end up with neither equality nor freedom. ~Milton Friedman I am trying to finish Voddie Baucham’s book FAULT LINES. Baucham is a …

Why Can’t Chickens Fly?

Scripture But those who wait for the Lord’s help find renewed strength; they rise up as if they had eagles’ wings, they run without growing weary, they walk without getting tired. ~Isaiah 40:31, NET Quote Blessed be any burden, however overwhelming, which God has placed upon our shoulders. ~F.W. Faber Isaiah is not suggesting that we literally …

Loving Good-Hating Evil

Scripture The delight of a king is righteous counsel, and he will love the one who speaks uprightly. ~Proverbs 16:13, NET Quote Sin deforms; education informs; prisons reform; the world conforms; But only Christ transforms. ~Adrian Rogers Before Saul became known as Paul, he persecuted the church and he hated Christ. After conversion he had a radical …

Two Birds: One Stone

Scripture Instead, put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh to arouse its desires. ~Romans 14:13, NET Quote “We are saved by faith alone, but the faith that saves is never alone.” ~Martin Luther Ray dis Comfort is good when it comes to analogies. Example: what if you were in …

Lest We Forget

Scripture Be sure you do not feel self-important and forget the LORD your God who brought you from the land of Egypt, the place of slavery. ~Deuteronomy 8:14, NET Quote The sovereignty of God is the golden scepter in His hand by which He will make all bow: either by His word {mercy} or by His wrath. …

Faith It Out!

Scripture Then the LORD said to Moses, “Why are you crying out to Me? Tell the sons of Israel to go forward.” ~ Exodus 14:15, NASB Quote That which is sight is not of faith. ~Henry Clay Trumbull I love Exodus 14 and the story of the Israelites crossing the Red Sea. The Israelites saw Pharaoh’s army move in behind them, they panicked. The scripture …