Archive for 'Scripture'

Living the Word of God

John 14:21-26 Acts 14:5-18 / Ps 115:1-4,15-16 Whoever observes My commandments is the one who loves me. (John 14:21) The one thing we can ill afford Is living life without God’s Word; The most important thing we need – The Holy Bible – we must read. Jesus said, ‘Whoever has my commandments and observes them […]

Freed by God’s Word

Mark 5:1-20 2Sm 15:13-14,30;16:5-13/Ps 3:2-7 And he begged Jesus not to drive them away from that area. (Mark 5:10) Avoid any form of obsession It will lead us away from the Lord; From the evil spirits’ possession, We’re freed by the power of God’s Word. They went across the lake to the region of the […]

Ridiculed for God’s Word

Mark 3: 20-21 2 Sm 1:1-4,11-12,19,23-27 / Psa 80 When His relatives heard of this they set out to seize Him, for they said, ‘He is out of His mind.’ (Mark 3:21) There’ll be times some don’t understand Why we are bold to speak God’s Word, In obedience to God’s command, His wisdom comes as […]

The Cleansing of the Temple

Luke 19: 45-48 1Mc 4:36-37,52-59 / 1 Chr 29 My house shall be a house of prayer, but you have made it a den of thieves. Luke 19:46 As God’s Word pours out like concrete To build our “temple’s” foundation Our prayers and good works complete Our spiritual transformation Jesus entered the temple area and […]

Charged with the Blood of Prophets

Luke 11:47-54 Rom 3: 21-30 / Psa 130 Alas for you lawyers who have taken away the key of knowledge! You have not gone in yourselves and have prevented others from going in who wanted to. (Luke 11:52) The sins our ancestors committed The prophets paid for at the stake. Woe to sinners who take […]

Keeping the Sabbath Holy

Luke 6:1-5 Col 1:21-23 / Psa 54 The Son of Man is lord of the Sabbath. (Luke 6:5) God made the Sabbath subject to Him, All laws on earth, below or above. Jesus is Lord over everything, And His only command is to love. One Sabbath, while Jesus was going through a field of grain, […]