Number 73: For the word of God is living and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. Advertisements
English Standard Version (ESV) Solomon Builds the Temple 6 In the four hundred and eightieth year after the people of Israel came out of the land of Egypt, in the fourth year of Solomon’s reign over Israel, in the month of Ziv, which is the second month, he began to build the house of the Lord. 2 The house that … Continue reading God is not opposed to luxury, beauty, swag and indulgence on special occasions
For our sake he made him who knew no sin to be sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God. -2 Corinthians 5:21 (ESV, slightly modified) Christian, Let that penetrate your soul as it did mine some years ago and almost made me cry.
My beloved put his hand through the keyhole. My heart throbbed for him. – Song of Solomon 5:4 My. Beloved. Put. His. Hand. Through. The. KEYHOLE. That had me like “ 😃 Ooooooooh, thank you Jesus! Please, won’t you please send me my dear Mrs. soon, so I could love her sacrificially… and um, put … Continue reading He put his hand through the keyhole
But God (Ephesians 2:4)
And he who was seated on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things new.” And he said to me, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.” And he said to me, “It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. To the thirsty I … Continue reading The throne of grace: come drink without payment
God. Is He the most remarkable Being in the universe or what? In some passages He slaughters tens of thousands for sexual immorality, while in others He directly exhorts a sexual bonanza in marriage. God is an extremist. Extremely wrathful and extremely pro-volcanic sexual eruptions. #Super Soaker Saturdays
I, the LORD, am the maker of all things, stretching out the heavens by Myself and spreading out the earth all alone, causing the omens of boasters to fail, making fools out of diviners, causing wise men to draw back, and turning their knowledge into foolishness. Isaiah 44:24-25. Try all you want, son of Adam. … Continue reading Untouchable