"Whom have I in heaven but You? And besides You, I desire nothing on earth. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever." - Psalm 73:25-26 As Asaph writes this Psalm, he has been despairing of the prosperity of the wicked. But when he … Continue reading “Whom have I in Heaven but You?”
“Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God. And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing … Continue reading Biblical Hope (Part 3)
“Sanctify them in the truth, Your Word is truth.” – John 17:17 Another characteristic of the Word of God that we will look at is its inerrancy. The inerrancy of the Word of God is a topic that has been hotly discussed and debated in the recent years. In the very word ‘inerrant’ one can … Continue reading Bibliology – God’s Word is Inerrant
“Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor homosexuals, nor thieves, nor the covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers, will inherit the kingdom of God. Such were some of you; but you were washed, … Continue reading Biblical Hope (Part 2)
"And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth." - John 1:14 Every year, in just two days we remember and celebrate the great and marvelous reality of this verse. We remember that Jesus Christ, the High King … Continue reading The Word made Flesh.
“Truth springs from the earth, and righteousness looks down from heaven.” – Psalm 85:11 As we continue in our study of the Word of God, we are going to finish our look at the proofs of Biblical Authority. Last week we spent some time looking at the scientific proofs of the authority of the Word … Continue reading Bibliology – God’s Word is Authoritative (Part 2)
"Faithful are the wounds of a friend, but deceitful are the kisses of an enemy." Proverbs 27:6 In this life friends can come and go. They are always different season in life in which the Lord brings people across your path for a specific plan and purpose. There are many reasons for why people become friends, … Continue reading Faithful Friends.
“The LORD delights in those who fear Him, who put their hope in His unfailing love.” – Psalm 147:11 Now that we understand the need for us to deal with sin upfront and in a biblical manner we are going to take an in-depth look at hope in Biblical Counseling. The next several posts will … Continue reading Biblical Hope (Part 1)
"Forever, O LORD, Your Word is settled in heaven." - Psalm 119:89 A third characteristic of the Word of God that we will look at in this post is that the Word of God is Authoritative. The Question of Biblical Authority is really a question that can be asked in this way, “How do we … Continue reading Bibliology – God’s Word is Authoritative (Part 1)
"He who is slow to anger has great understanding, But he who is quick-tempered exalts folly." - Proverbs 14:29 Proverbs 14:29 offers us a nugget of truth that we should all seek to apply to our lives. Anger is a sin that many people in our world struggle with, and many people in our world … Continue reading Be Slow to Anger!