Tag Archives: Righteousness

A Merry Heart Doeth Good – Proverbs 17:22

A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones. – ​Proverbs 17:22 Meditation:  There is an old adage that says, “Laughter is the best medicine.”  Well, the is may be am exaggeration, but the proverb above is certainly true.  Joy is one of the great characteristics of the Kingdom […]

I Shall Not Be Moved – Psalms 16:8

I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. – Psalms 16:8 Meditation:  One of our greatest mistakes is wanting to be in front or first.  Being first means leadership, and we are often unprepared and unable to lead.  As children we need parents […]

Pure In Heart – Matthew 5:8

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. – Matthew 5:8 Meditation:  When I consider the beatitude above, I wonder, how can I be pure in heart?  I have sinned, and I am often tempted like other men.  Then I consider the Apostles and other godly saints of the Scriptures.  They were […]

A Great God – Deuteronomy 10:17

For the LORD your God is God of gods, and Lord of lords, a great God, a mighty, and a terrible, which regardeth not persons, nor taketh reward: – Deuteronomy 10:17 Meditation:  Praise God for His mercy!  While His ways are higher than our ways, He is not beyond feeling or sympathizing with our weaknesses. […]

Better Things – Hebrews 11:40

​Hebrews 11:40 – God having provided some better thing for us, that they without us should not be made perfect. Meditation: In ancient times, the revelation of God and His Word were largely limited to the Israelites and their forefathers.  Few others received the same level of grace shown to Jacob’s children.   As a […]

Riches – Ephesians 1:7-10

​Ephesians 1:7-10 – In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;  Wherein he hath abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence; Having made known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure which he hath purposed in himself: That […]

The Blessing of the Upright – Proverbs 11:11

Proverbs 11:11 – By the blessing of the upright the city is exalted: but it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked. Have you ever stopped to consider how you can clean a clogged drain?  Over time sink drains clog with dirt, hair, and other filthier things that we would rather just forget.  Some […]