Tag Archives: Glory

The Christ – Matthew 16:16

And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God. – Matthew 16:16 Meditation:  Are you a real Christian or an imaginary one?  Let me put it another way.  Who is Jesus of Nazareth?  This is the most important question a person can ask in this life, becaue the […]

Awake to Righteousness – 1 Corinthians 15:34

Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame. – 1 Corinthians 15:34 Meditation:  Sleep is good, and rest is precious.  Either unrestrained are like holes in a water bucket leeching away our zeal and momentum.  If we are ruled by sleepy virtue, this […]

Make Known His Deeds – 1 Chronicles 16:8

Give thanks unto the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the people. – 1 Chronicles 16:8 Meditation:  In the United States (a few other nations) we have a national holiday dedicated to giving thanks.  Thanksgiving Day is a long way from February, but does that mean we wait to give thanks?  […]

Chosen, Predestined, Accepted – Ephesians 1:3-6

​Ephesians 1:3-6 – Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ: According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:  Having predestinated […]

Glory in Weakness – 2 Corinthians 11:30

2 Corinthians 11:30 – If I must needs glory, I will glory of the things which concern mine infirmities. “I am proud of my kids.  I am proud of my church.  I am proud of my accomplishments.”  Have you ever said any of these things?  I reckon that all of us have felt that internal swelling […]

Transfigured – Matthew 17:1-2

Matthew 17:1-2 – And after six days Jesus taketh Peter, James, and John his brother, and bringeth them up into an high mountain apart, And was transfigured before them: and his face did shine as the sun, and his raiment was white as the light. Many years ago I traveled to Paris as a student, […]

Epistles of Flesh – 2 Corinthians 3:2-3

2 Corinthians 3:2-3 – Ye are our epistle written in our hearts, known and read of all men:  Forasmuch as ye are manifestly declared to be the epistle of Christ ministered by us, written not with ink, but with the Spirit of the living God; not in tables of stone, but in fleshy tables of […]