Tag Archives: Sacrifice

Our Lives For The Brethren – 1 John 3:16

Hereby perceive we the love of God , because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren. – 1 John 3:16 Meditation:  How much do you love God?  Do you love Him enough to go to church?  Do you love Him enough to sing praise […]

Blood – Leviticus 17:12

Therefore I said unto the children of Israel, No soul of you shall eat blood, neither shall any stranger that sojourneth among you eat blood. – Leviticus 17:12 Meditation:  Today’s discussion comes from a rather unusual place in Leviticus.  Normally, we do not spend much time as Christians considering the details of the Law, but […]

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. […]

The Pure Word of God – Proverbs 30:5

Proverbs 30:5 – Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him. When my wife came down the aisle on our wedding day, my friends and family in attendance say that did not need to turn around to see her come in.  They could see the […]

The Greatest Gift – Psalm 116:12-14

What shall I render unto the Lord for all his benefits toward me? – Psalm 116:12-14 Have you ever received a gift beyond your expectations?  Perhaps it was a bicycle on Christmas morning or a big raise in pay.  On the other hand you may have received a scholarship or a good job in a […]

Let Us Reason Together – Isaiah 1:18

Isaiah 1:18 – Come now, let us reason together, says the Lord: though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red like crimson, they shall become like wool. I imagine that you have spilled red grape juice on your clothes. It stains. It stains permanently. Such spills […]

Do You Love God? – 1 John 4:20-21

1 John 4:20-21 – If a man say, I love God, and hateth his brother, he is a liar: for he that loveth not his brother whom he hath seen, how can he love God whom he hath not seen  And this commandment have we from him, That he who loveth God love his brother […]