Tag Archives: Obedience

He Heareth Us – 1 John 5:14-15

And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:  And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him. – 1 John 5:14-15 Meditation:  Who is listening when […]

Great Peace – Psalm 119:165

Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them. – Psalm 119:165 Meditation:  Are you disturbed by the world around you?  Is your heart troubled by sin?  If so, then let me point you to the solution: love of God’s law.   When I think of the law, I often think […]

There Is Liberty- 2Corinthians 3:17

2 Corinthians 3:17 – Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty. Freedom and Liberty.  These ideas are treasured.  However, many do not understand how liberty is accomplished and maintained.  On one hand there is discretion, and on the other is licentiousness.  Liberty is where we […]

There Is Liberty- 2Corinthians 3:17

2 Corinthians 3:17 – Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty. Freedom and Liberty.  These ideas are treasured.  However, many do not understand how liberty is accomplished and maintained.  On one hand there is discretion, and on the other is licentiousness.  Liberty is where we […]

Be Holy – Leviticus 20:7-8

Leviticus 20:7-8 – Consecrate yourselves, therefore, and be holy, for I am the Lord your God. Keep my statutes and do them; I am the Lord who sanctifies you. Why do we have rules? Seriously, what are they for? When I was little, I was convinced that some rules were just arbitrary dictates of those […]

Is The Truth In You? – 1 John 2:4

1 John 2:4 – He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him. I believe in the grace of God, but does grace allow us to do what we want without any regard to obedience? No. While our righteousness cannot obtain life by […]

Biblical Reflections: Proverbs 16:7

Proverbs 16:7 – When a man’s ways please the Lord, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him. Obedience.  It sounds so mundane, even average.  Like coloring outside the lines, we have such strong desires to go where we think others dare not tread.  Rather than a limitation, fearing God is in fact […]