Guided by principle, grounded in purpose ∙

A man who makes a vow to the LORD or makes a pledge under oath must never break it. He must do exactly what he said he would do. – Numbers 30:2 Matthew 5:33-37  33 “You have also heard that our fathers were told, ‘You must not break your vows; you must carry out theContinue reading “Guided by principle, grounded in purpose ∙”

The enemy of my enemy is my friend ∙

The enemy of my enemy is my friend. ∙ You boast, “We have struck a bargain to cheat death and have made a deal to dodge the grave. The coming destruction can never touch us, for we have built a strong refuge made of lies and deception.” – Isaiah 28:15 Isaiah 28:16-18  16 Therefore, thisContinue reading “The enemy of my enemy is my friend ∙”

Toxic information and fake news ∙

Toxic information and fake news ∙ Everyone speaks lies to one another; their speech is smooth; they talk with duplicity. – Psalms 12:3 Proverbs 6:16-19  16 There are six things the LORD hates – no, seven things he detests:  17 haughty eyes, a lying tongue, hands that kill the innocent,  18 a heart that plotsContinue reading “Toxic information and fake news ∙”

We don’t know what to believe anymore, or do we? ∙

We don’t know what to believe anymore, or do we? ∙ What is truth? – John 18:38 John 17:17 Set them apart in the truth; your word is truth. Psalms 119:160 The very essence of your words is truth; all your just regulations will stand forever. John 18:37 Therefore, Pilate said to Him, “So YouContinue reading “We don’t know what to believe anymore, or do we? ∙”

Living with misinformation and disinformation

Living with misinformation and disinformation Commit yourself to instruction; listen carefully to words of knowledge. – Proverbs 23:12 Proverbs 23:9, 12  9 Do not speak in the hearing of a fool, For he will despise the wisdom of your words. 12 Apply your heart to discipline And your ears to words of knowledge. The profusion ofContinue reading “Living with misinformation and disinformation”