Tag Archives: Church

A Son of Abraham – Luke 19:9-10

And Jesus said unto him, This day is salvation come to this house, forsomuch as he also is a son of Abraham.  For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost. – Luke 19:9-10 Meditation:  There is an old Baptist hymn called “Blessed Be the Tie that Binds” […]

You were made for this… Ephesians 2:10

For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them. – ​Ephesians 2:10 Meditation:  Have you ever wondered about your purpose in life?  I am not sure about you, but I have considered this question often.  Whatever your skill set, I can […]

Bring Forth Fruit – Matthew 3:8

Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance: – Matthew 3:8 Meditation:  Repentance is the first step we take in our walk with Christ.   Without repentance, the blessings of faith remain largely closed to us in this life.  For this reason, John the Baptist, Jesus Christ, and the Apostles and early evangelists focused on the […]

Let brotherly love continue. – Hebrews 13:1

Let brotherly love continue. – Hebrews 13:1 Meditation:  Today is the day after Valentine’s Day.  Should we stop loving?   Of course not!  Love is the hallmark of Christianity and the glue that keeps us together despite many strains.  The philial or brotherly love within the Church helps us work together and see past former […]

Among the Sheaves – Ruth 2:7-9

Ruth 2:7-9 – And she said, I pray you, let me glean and gather after the reapers among the sheaves: so she came, and hath continued even from the morning until now, that she tarried a little in the house. Then said Boaz unto Ruth, Hearest thou not, my daughter? Go not to glean in […]

Unity – Psalm 133:1

Psalm 133:1 – Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! E pluribus unum.  One of the earliest mottos associated with the United States is often translated, Out of many one.  The fledgeling United States, in open rebellion against the most powerful earthly army, needed to stick together.  […]

The Lord Shall Renew – Isaiah 40:30-31

Isaiah 40:30-31 – Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall: But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint. Are you tired?  Are […]