Tag Archive: mercy

Biblical Foundations 30: Elevating Others 5

We continue looking to the Bible to understand what it means to elevate others—to serve non-Christians. In the first part of this post, we will continue to look to Scripture and see how telling… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 27: Elevating Others 2

By the grace of God we will continue to dig deeply into the Bible to discover the foundation of this local church—why does the LORD have us attending here? What is He doing… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XLVIII (48)…

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

Biblical Foundations 24: God’s Character 12: Responses to Jesus 4…

As we continue to wade into some of the more difficult to accept passages on the character of God, we must realize the danger— either ignoring those Scripture passages (like ignoring/covering up certain… Continue reading

Succeeding At What Doesn’t Matter…

Read a powerful quote this week, spoken by William Carey, a Christian missionary to India who lived on earth from 1761—1834: “I’m not afraid of failure. I’m afraid of succeeding at things that… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 22: God’s Character 10; Why Is Grace Amazing? 1

As we continue looking at the foundations of this local church, and specifically the cornerstone of knowing God as He has revealed Himself in the Bible, my thoughts this past week went back… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 20: God’s Character 8: Responses to Jesus 1

This post we will continue to look to the Bible to understand why God has us attending this local church—what is the foundation of this local Body of Jesus? One cornerstone is knowing… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 19: God’s Character 7: Discipline (Psalm 103)

Loved ones, we continue to look at the Biblical foundations of this local church: Why does God have us attending here? What is He doing in us and through us, in this building… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 18: God’s Character 6: Benefits (Psalm 103)

We continue to look at the Bible to understand the character of God…what is He really like? Many of us, if we are honest, believe many things about God not from Scripture but… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 16: God’s Character 4: Wearing God’s Character

We continue to look to the Bible to discover the foundation—the cornerstones—of this local church. What is Jesus building us on? Why does He have us attending HERE? What is the Holy Spirit… Continue reading