Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Lord’s Day 10-30-16

“The LORD lives! Blessed be my Rock! Let the God of my salvation be exalted.” – Psalm 18:46 NKJV When our trust is in the Lord, the waves of life may swirl and crash, but the water is shallow because … Continue reading

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Accounting

“Judge nothing before the time” (1 Cor. 4:5) can be a difficult principle for thinking, experienced disciples to follow-through on; especially regarding other believers. At the beginning of chapter 4, the principal is clearly laid out that a steward is to … Continue reading

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Foundations

The differences between natural and spiritual aren’t always easily discerned. And quite often, it takes time to prove which is which. In 1 Corinthians chapter 3, the true foundation of a redeemed life is described. It’s specifically built on Christ … Continue reading

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Revealed

Logic can be dangerous concerning spiritual things. Not because reason must be set aside for faith, but because rationale and reason are according to “something” or “someone”. In the case of spiritual matters, reason according to God is the only … Continue reading

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Wisdom 10.19

“When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.” – Proverbs 10:19 NIV While most of the attention may go to those making noise, disciplined words speak of maturity and Christlikeness. The growing disciple will … Continue reading

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Leading

It’s often said that leadership equals influence. As an apostle, Paul was commissioned to influence people. He explained his approach and process this way: “When I came to you…I did not come with brilliance of speech or wisdom. For I … Continue reading

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Cross

The cross is foolishness to those who don’t believe. It was true in the first century and still true today. Perhaps that’s why some preachers try to make the gospel more palatable to those who consider themselves above it. However, … Continue reading

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