Gangrene

While reading yesterday, some  instructions lit up for me; so I thought I’d share here.  14 Remind the people of these facts, and solemnly charge them in the presence of God to avoid petty controversy over words, which does no good, and [upsets and undermines and] ruins [the faith of] those who listen. 15 Study […]

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Doorkeeper

Psalm 84:(NKJV) 10 For a day in Your courts is better than a thousand. I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God Than dwell in the tents of wickedness. source This is one of those Bible verses for church-raised kids that bears worn edges; we know it well, we have quoted […]

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The Scratch

At this juncture in my 67-year-old life, rights are important. One I highly treasure is LIFE. Beyond that, many of the rights I see extolled today may be best defined as social demands. I watched a video today of homeless college students in California, actually living in their vehicles. I admire them so much! I […]

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Mischief

Perhaps you don’t have brothers who threw you in a pit, then pulled you out and sold you to a passing caravan; but it is likely if you have lived long in this world, someone has done something to you that hurt like the mischief!  Even IF they didn’t do it for mischief. It was […]

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Disciple-ing

With whatever translation we connect, the message is clear.  1 Thessalonians 5: (KJV) 17 Pray without ceasing. source 1 Thessalonians 5: (NLT)17 Never stop praying.  source 1 Thessalonians 5:(DLNT) 17 be praying unceasingly,  source Constant, unceasing, never stop praying is The Father’s will for us and since it is His Will, He is making a […]

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