Month: January 2019

Are Confirmations For The Weak?

This salvation was first announced by the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard Him, and was affirmed by God through signs, wonders, various miracles, and gifts of the Holy Spirit distributed according to His will.   Hebrews 2:3-4 How kind God is to … Continue reading Are Confirmations For The Weak?

The Nature Of Neglect

For if the message spoken through angels was legally binding and every transgression and disobedience received a just punishment, how will we escape if we neglect such a great salvation?  It was first spoken by the Lord and was confirmed to us by those who … Continue reading The Nature Of Neglect

What Words Do I Cherish?

Therefore we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, lest we drift away from it.  Hebrews 2:1  Because of everything that was just said in Chapter 1, the author urges, “we must pay closer attention to what we’ve heard.’   The message is … Continue reading What Words Do I Cherish?

Walk The Trail of Thought

You, Lord, laid the foundation of the earth in the beginning, and the heavens are the work of your hands; they will perish, but you remain; they will all wear out like a garment, like a robe you will roll them up, like a garment … Continue reading Walk The Trail of Thought

What He Loves and What He Hates

But to the Son, [he said], Your throne, God, is forever and ever, and the scepter of Your kingdom is a scepter of justice. You have loved righteousness and hated lawlessness.  Hebrews 1:8  Angels are around the throne but only a King will take up … Continue reading What He Loves and What He Hates

What Angels Teach Me

And about the angels He says: He makes His angels winds, and His servants a fiery flame. Hebrews 1:7 Angels are God’s ministers.  They are like the wind; forceful and unseen.  They are like fire; formidable and powerful.  They are under God’s sovereign control and … Continue reading What Angels Teach Me

No, Not One!

For to which of the angels did God ever say, “You are my Son, today I have begotten you”?  Or again, “I will be to him a father, and he shall be to me a son”? And again, when he brings the firstborn into the … Continue reading No, Not One!

What Kind Of Yoke Does Jesus Offer?

Return to your rest, O my soul. The Lord has dealt bountifully with you. Psalm 116:7 The next time you’re part of a group, introduce the topic of ‘the yoke of an oxen’ and there probably won’t be much interest, even among Christians. However, the … Continue reading What Kind Of Yoke Does Jesus Offer?

The Yoke Of The Flesh

For the flesh craves what is contrary to the Spirit, and the Spirit what is contrary to the flesh. They are opposed to one another, so that you do not do what you want. Galatians 5:17 The yoke of the flesh is to live for … Continue reading The Yoke Of The Flesh

The Yoke of Unbelief

So this is what the sovereign Lord says: “See, I lay a stone in Zion, a tested stone, a precious cornerstone for a sure foundation; the one who trusts will never be shaken. Isaiah 28:16 Unbelief leads to despair but faith leads to hope. If … Continue reading The Yoke of Unbelief