Month: March 2014

WHO ARE THE SCORNERS?

WHO ARE THE SCORNERS? The insolent utterly deride me, but I do not turn away from your law.  Psalm 119:51     Who are they?  Is it the unbelievers who openly ridicule, who name call and attempt to shame us for our faith?  Not always.  The most hurtful … Continue reading WHO ARE THE SCORNERS?

Giving Up On My Surroundings

GIVING UP ON MY SURROUNDINGS Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.” And he was afraid and said, “How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of … Continue reading Giving Up On My Surroundings

Even When I Cannot See Him

EVEN WHEN I CANNOT SEE HIM Behold, I am with you and will keep you wherever you go, and will bring you back to this land. For I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you.” Then Jacob awoke from … Continue reading Even When I Cannot See Him

Angel Activity

ANGEL ACTIVITY And he dreamed, and behold, there was a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven. And behold, the angels of God were ascending and descending on it!  Genesis 28:12          Jacob is on his way to … Continue reading Angel Activity

Passive Or Proactive?

PASSIVE OR PROACTIVE? May he give the blessing of Abraham to you and to your offspring with you, that you may take possession of the land of your sojournings that God gave to Abraham!”  Genesis 28:4          Isaac’s blessing to Jacob is beautiful and trustworthy.  … Continue reading Passive Or Proactive?

How Others Erode My Faith

HOW OTHERS ERODE OUR FAITH Then Isaac called Jacob and blessed him and directed him, “You must not take a wife from the Canaanite women. Arise, go to Paddan-aram to the house of Bethuel your mother’s father, and take as your wife from there one … Continue reading How Others Erode My Faith

Hoarding The Treasure

HOARDING THE TREASURE But on some points I have written to you very boldly by way of reminder, because of the grace given me by God to be a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles in the priestly service of the gospel of God, … Continue reading Hoarding The Treasure