Archive for 'Discernment'

How to Judge

Luke 6:36-38 Dn 9:4b-10 / Psa 79:8-9,11,13 For the measure with which you measure, will in return be measured out to you. (Luke 6:38) The good in some we may discount If we always tend to criticize; We all shall be called to account At the judgment seat of Jesus Christ. Jesus said, “Be merciful, […]

Neither Dancing Nor Mourning

Matthew 11:16-19 Isa 48:17-19 / Psa 1 But wisdom is vindicated by her works. (Matthew 11:19) Who judges by appearances Will not see the fruits the wise discern; Work to resolve our differences, And God’s wisdom is the prize we’ll earn. Jesus said to the crowds: “To what can I compare this generation? It is […]

On False Prophets

Matthew 7: 15-20 Gen 15:1-12,17-18 / Ps 105 Beware of false prophets who come to you in sheep’s clothing, but underneath they are ravenous wolves. By their fruit you will recognize them. (Matthew 7:15-16) Don’t be deceived by flowery speech, Or bible verses they know so well; Fruits of their work, and not what they […]

Judging Others

Matthew 7: 1-5 Gen 12: 1-9 / Psa 33 For as you judge, so will you be judged, and the measure with which you measure will be measured out to you. (Matthew 7:2) If we must judge others for their sins, Pray to the Spirit for discernment, That the Lord may provide us the means […]

Words of Eternal Life

John 6:60-69 Acts 9:31-42 / Ps 116 “Master, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life.” (John 6:68) God’s words are far beyond our ken, His ways so hard to comprehend; Believe and trust the Lord, my friend, You will see clearly in the end. Upon hearing this, many of His […]

Neither Dancing Nor Mourning

Matthew 11:16-19 Isa 48:17-19 / Psa 1 But wisdom is vindicated by her works. (Matthew 11:19) Who judges by appearances Will not see the fruits the wise discern; Work to resolve our differences,s And God’s wisdom is the prize we’ll earn. Jesus said to the crowds, “To what can I compare this generation? They are […]