Monthly Archives: May 2013

Biblical Reflections: Romans 6:16

Romans 6:16 – Know ye not, that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness? We all work for someone. We all have a master. Employees have managers. Students have teachers. Elected official have constituents. Even entrepreneurs […]

Biblical Reflections: 1Timothy 6:12

1 Timothy 6:12 – Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto thou art also called, and hast professed a good profession before many witnesses. Feel beat up from yesterday? Some days we just want to stay in the bed and pull the covers over our heads. While we might try to […]

Biblical Reflections: 1 Thessalonians 5:15

1 Thessalonians 5:15 – See that none render evil for evil unto any man; but ever follow that which is good, both among yourselves, and to all men. Being nice to everyone just seems unnatural. You know what I mean. Sometimes you just want to let your feelings rule and lash out in response to the […]

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 […]