“Be sober (keep watch), be vigilant (stay awake); because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour.” (1 Peter 5:8) A few years ago, my husband and I went to an ocean park in New Hampshire to play on the beach. Sitting there we overheard the father behind… Read More LIDT: The Devil is Like a Seagull
In the early 1980’s, a commercial for Prego® spaghetti sauce stated, “Prego, homemade taste… it’s in there!” If I’m recalling correctly, there were several “stories” like the above video. I bring this up because I was studying Matthew 12:35, “A good man out of the good treasure of the heart brings forth good things: …”. … Read More It’s In There
Years ago, I heard a sermon about the conditional and unconditional when it comes to the Bible and certain scriptures. The main point is that God’s love is unconditional but some of the scriptural promises are conditional. What do I mean by this? There are times the Bible shows you a promise but it’s conditional.… Read More The Importance of Obedience
I started reading Psalm 91:3 in King James version – “Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome pestilence”. I got stuck on snare of the fowler and noisome pestilence – so I looked it up. The “snare of the fowler” means the traps laid by the devil… Read More Fowler’s Snare?
Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children; (KJV, Ephesians 5:1 ) ♥♥ The word “followers” translates from the Literal Translation of the Bible into “imitator”, or as the Message translation states (making it easier to understand): Watch what God does, and then you do it, like children who learn proper behavior from their… Read More Imitate Your Father