Tag Archives: Salvation

Hold Not Thy Peace – Acts 18:9-10

Then spake the Lord to Paul in the night by a vision, Be not afraid, but speak, and hold not thy peace:  For I am with thee, and no man shall set on thee to hurt thee: for I have much people in this city. – ​Acts 18:9-10 Meditation:  The Apostles had much trouble in […]

​The Prevailing Word of God – Acts 19:20

So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed. – ​Acts 19:20 Meditation: One of the oddest accounts in the Book of Acts concerns not the reaction of people following a failed exorcism in Ephesus (Acts 19:13-20).  Following these events, many people in the city were convicted of their idolatry and burned their books of […]

Confession Is good For the Soul – ​1 John 1:9

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. – ​1 John 1:9 Meditation:  When I considered today’s passages, I sighed in realization that my Savior is better than I can imagine.  He loves me and cares for me despite my failings. […]

Houses in the Rocks – Proverbs 30:26

The conies are but a feeble folk, yet make they their houses in the rocks – Proverbs 30:26 Meditation:  Conies or hyrax, also called rock rabbits, are a distant genetic relative of the elephant and manatee.  Despite their name, these curious animals are not rodents.  As the Scripture states, they live among rocks for protection […]

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” […]

Led by the Spirit – Romans 8:14

For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God. – ​Romans 8:14 Meditation:  What do you think of the Holy Spirit?   Are you aware of the Spirit of God, His power and comfort?  I hope so.  Jesus assured the disciples with the promise of the Comforter […]

Faith by Hearing – Romans 10:17

So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. – Romans 10:17 Meditation:  Faith is a vast, important, and critical Biblical topic.  Faith is a gift from God (Ephesians 2:8) by His grace.  Without faith it is impossible to please the Lord (Hebrews 11:6).  By faith, we can move mountains (Matthew […]