Monthly Archives: May 2013

Biblical Reflections: Colossians 3:16

Colossians 3:16 – Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord. Poetry and music have in common a sense of rhythm. Something almost magical happens in the mind under the sound […]

Biblical Reflections: 1 Corinthians 4:20

1 Corinthians 4:20 – For the kingdom of God is not in word, but in power. There have been great periods of awakening among Christians in the world throughout the centuries since the Church was established. These times of renewal and reinvigorated dedication to the Lord have all involved a renewed understanding that God’s presence is […]

Biblical Reflections: John 6:35

John 6:35 – And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread of life: he that cometh to me shall never hunger; and he that believeth on me shall never thirst. Have you ever been so hungry that you felt faint? Your hands shake and your mind feels dizzy. Your body is sending signals that […]

Biblical Reflections: Proverbs 13:1

Proverbs 13:1 – A wise son heareth his father’s instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke. Few things are more hurtful for a parent than a disobedient child. A rebellious child is like a curse, a trial, and an embarrassment. When we see misbehaving children, we wonder about the parents even if we know they […]

Biblical Reflections: Isaiah 6:8

Isaiah 6:8 – Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me. When the going gets tough, it is easy to back away from the fight.  No one understood this better than Isaiah.  Isaiah was a prophet […]

Biblical Reflections: Proverbs 3:5-6

Proverbs 3:5-6 – Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.  In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. A mind is a terrible thing to waste. This slogan for the United Negro College Fund once filled the airways echoing in the mind of America. […]