24 “Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. 25 The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had its foundation on the … Continue reading Pursuit for Spiritual Maturity
Today’s Scripture Reading: Hebrews 4 12 For the word of God is alive 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. 13 Nothing in all creation is hidden from God’s sight. Everything is uncovered and laid … Continue reading Tips for Devotionals (Part 1)
Today’s Scripture Reading: Job 42 1 Then Job replied to the Lord: 2 “I know that you can do all things; no purpose of yours can be thwarted. 3 You asked, ‘Who is this that obscures my plans without knowledge?’ Surely I spoke of things I did not understand, things too wonderful for me to … Continue reading Job 42: Attitudes of Faith
Today’s Scripture Reading: Job 38-42 Throughout history, humanity has tried to explain the concepts of life. From its origins to its meaning. Most of Western society has in recent history decided for itself that science is the only way to empirically explain the origin of life both in its past, present and future. Most North … Continue reading Job 38-42: Unexplainable Awe
Today’s Scripture Reading: Job 29 Whether we have already attained the career we had worked so long and hard for, or whether we are studying, preparing and learning to achieve a certain vocation, a long and hard question we must ask ourselves is – to what end is the reason we pour such aching efforts … Continue reading Job 29: What will we remember?
Today’s Scripture Reading: Job 28 20 Where then does wisdom come from? Where does understanding dwell? 21 It is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds in the sky. Wisdom is something you cannot simply learn in school. It certainly cannot be obtained simply by “trying” to be wise … Continue reading Job 28: Wisdom from the Father
Today’s Scripture Reading: Job 27 2 “As surely as God lives, who has denied me justice, the Almighty, who has made my life bitter, 3 as long as I have life within me, the breath of God in my nostrils, 4 my lips will not say anything wicked, and my tongue will not utter lies. … Continue reading Job 27: A Tenacious Response