Tag Archive: Father

Biblical Foundations 32: Elevating Others 7

We are in post 32 of digging into the Bible to understand God’s purpose for this local church; we have spent many posts looking at what it means to Elevate God…we have spent… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 4: God’s Hand (1 Peter 5)

For Part 2, please click HERE; For part 1, please click HERE. . The last two weeks we have been digging into Romans 10:13-17 to begin looking at some of the cornerstones of… Continue reading

Some Bible Verses & Thoughts On Thanksgiving…

Time & time again throughout the Bible God calls us to consistently remember (231x in the Bible!), to not forget (22x in the Bible!), what He has done for us…it is tragically ironic… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XL (40)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

If Faith Took A Selfie…Hebrews Chapter 11

Last post (please click HERE), we looked at two times that the Bible recorded Jesus as being amazed—one was at the strength of faith of a Roman commander; the other was at the… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XXXVII (37)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

True-ing Gum II: More Truth To Chew On Everyday…

366 Daily Thoughts To Soak In This Year   Compiled October 2nd, 2013—September 2nd, 2014   Dearest Readers~ Some loathe the practice of taking quotes from outside of the Bible and including them… Continue reading

All of the Bible–the Salty and the Sweet…

One of the reasons God gave us the Bible is to encourage us (Romans 15:4). But not everything in the Bible is immediately encouraging; that is, not everything in the Bible is easy… Continue reading

Responding To Children’s Persistence: God and Earthly Parents…

Getting ready for work this morning and my four year old daughter asked me for candy. Hmmm. I looked at her like, “Are you serious–do you realize how early it is?” (it’s a… Continue reading

Whispers In The Bible…

. The word “whisper” appears 16 times in the NIV translation of the Bible (please click HERE). By looking at these different passages we learn an important lesson about an activity (in this… Continue reading