Categories
Bible Christian

Sparkling Gems from the Greek — 1 Peter 5:8

Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour.

Some good insights here. For instance, the word “alert” here is the kind of alertness that is a continual and perpetual alertness. From Crosswalk.com…………….

Categories
Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit

Psalm 90: A Brief Life, Our Eternal God, and Unending Joy

This article wades a little deeper into Psalm 90, to show us some important points for us to take to heart: our lives are short; God is eternal; so, it is best for us to seek God’s favor now, and to enjoy Him forever after our short lives are over. From Knowable Word………………

Categories
Bible Christian Walking with Christ

WHEN PEACE AND UNITY SEEM IMPOSSIBLE 

The title for this article alone drew me in, because it certainly seems these days that peace and unity are really hard to come right now. In fact, I am a fan of the Denver Broncos, and I had to endure through a summer of arguments between the fans who were split between the two different quarterbacks who were vying for the job as the starter! We need help, folks! From Core Christianity………………….

Categories
Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit

The Names of God: Rosh Pinnah, Eben — Cornerstone, Stone

I really get a lot out of the insights gleaned from these articles that dig into the meanings of the various names of God in Scripture. From Ann Spangler……………..

Rosh Pinnah, Eben — Cornerstone, Stone

Categories
Bible Christian Jesus

Overview of The Gospel of Mark: Can’t You See God’s King?

Another very nice overview of a biblical book that Knowable Word is known for. This time it is for Mark’s Gospel………………..

Categories
Bible Christian

Why Are Mountains so Important in the Bible?

I live in Colorado, so needless to say, I love mountains. And I believe God does too because He certainly likes to hang out around them! Here are some insights about mountains in the Bible from Crosswalk.com………………

https://www.crosswalk.com/faith/bible-study/why-are-mountains-so-important-in-the-bible.html

Categories
Bible Christian Jesus

What Made Jesus Mad? – FaithGateway

The answer to this question is this article might surprise you. Jesus didn’t get most angry with His disciples and their lack of faith. Neither did He get most angry with people suffering illness due to lifestyles of sin and neglect of God. No, Jesus got most angry at those who tried to impede those who most needed God from gaining direct access to Him through Christ! From FaithGateway.com………………

Source: What Made Jesus Mad? – FaithGateway

Categories
Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit

Why You Can Trust the Bible

Spoiler alert: We can trust the Bible because Jesus trusted the Old Testament. God superintended and protected the Old Testament for almost 1500 years up to the time of Jesus, and He has protected the New Testament for the last 2000 years in the same way! From Knowable Word………………

Categories
Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit Walking with Christ

Our Weakness Is a Platform for God’s Grace

In this article, pastor and biblical counselor reminds us that God’s grace is often hard for us to discern when we are feeling great and think that we have life under control. It is “when we are weak then He is strong.” From Counseling One Another………………….

Categories
Bible Christian

The Book of Revelation: A Love Story!

Many people, including even many believers, want to make the Book of Revelation a book about the wrath and judgment of God. While God’s judgment is an aspect of that book, as this article illustrates, it is merely a facet of the love of God for His people. From Determine Truth………………….