18 July 19

This quote (Vox comments I would go farther, of course, as I observe most atheists to be not only illogical, but irrational. And thank God for that! It’s the rational atheists who are by far the most problematic.) does lead to the psalm of today Atheism is a theory. The Psalm is not: it is Continue Reading

17 July 19.

There is a reason I mistrust the ideologies of this age and look to see if there is practical good being done, particularly to our brothers in the faith. That is how God judges, and he will judge truly. The Judgment31 “But when the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Continue Reading

16 July 19

19 Better is a poor person who walks in his integrity    than one who is crooked in speech and is a fool.2 Desire without knowledge is not good,    and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.3 When a man’s folly brings his way to ruin,    his heart rages against the Lord.4 Wealth brings many new friends,    but a poor man is Continue Reading

15 July 19

2 My brothers, show no partiality as you hold the faith in our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory. 2 For if a man wearing a gold ring and fine clothing comes into your assembly, and a poor man in shabby clothing also comes in, 3 and if you pay attention to the one who wears the Continue Reading

13 July 19

32 “‘Stand up in the presence of the aged, show respect for the elderly and revere your God. I am the Lord. 33 “‘When a foreigner resides among you in your land, do not mistreat them. 34 The foreigner residing among you must be treated as your native-born. Love them as yourself, for you were foreigners in Egypt. Continue Reading

12 July 19

9 “Because the patriarchs were jealous of Joseph, they sold him as a slave into Egypt. But God was with him 10 and rescued him from all his troubles. He gave Joseph wisdom and enabled him to gain the goodwill of Pharaoh king of Egypt. So Pharaoh made him ruler over Egypt and all his palace. 11 “Then Continue Reading

11 July 19

Faith and Works14 What use is it, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can that faith save him? 15 If a brother or sister is without clothing and in need of daily food, 16 and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, be warmed and be filled,” and yet Continue Reading

10 July 19

There are times of restoration and renewal, but there is always resistance to this. (Given that Matt Briggs ends up talking about repairing radios, I am not talking about that kind of resistance). But woe to those who resist. Today a reminder that not only do all good things come to an end. But so Continue Reading

9 July 19

One should not celebrate overmuch when the prophets arrive, for the word of God is truth, and truth is not inter-sectional. It is not nice. It does not comfort. It will bring true healing, but there will be guilt, shame, tears, repentance. We were not called to Christ to live in the same sins as Continue Reading