A delightful way to live ∙

A delightful way to live ∙ Direct me in the path of your commands, for there I find delight. – Psalms 119:35 Psalms 119:33-48  33 Teach me your decrees, O LORD; I will keep them to the end.  34 Give me understanding and I will obey your instructions; I will put them into practice withContinue reading “A delightful way to live ∙”

Intolerance ∙

Intolerance ∙ Anyone who teaches something different is arrogant and lacks understanding. Such a person has an unhealthy desire to quibble over the meaning of words. This stirs up arguments ending in jealousy, division, slander, and evil suspicions. These people always cause trouble. Their minds are corrupt, and they have turned their backs on theContinue reading “Intolerance ∙”

The Vulcan salute ∙

The Vulcan salute ∙ Godly people find life; evil people find death. – Proverbs 11:19  Proverbs 11:17-30  17 Your kindness will reward you, but your cruelty will destroy you.  18 Evil people get rich for the moment, but the reward of the godly will last.  19 Godly people find life; evil people find death.  20Continue reading “The Vulcan salute ∙”

The value of weakness ∙

The value of weakness ∙ My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness. Most gladly, therefore, I will rather boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may dwell in me. – 2 Corinthians 12:9  Philippians 4:11-13  11 I have learned how to be content with whatever I have.Continue reading “The value of weakness ∙”

Iconic glory ∙

Iconic glory ∙ Who is the King of glory? – Psalms 24:8 Psalms 24:7-10  7 Open up, ancient gates! Open up, ancient doors, and let the King of glory enter.  8 Who is the King of glory? The LORD, strong and mighty; the LORD, invincible in battle.  9 Open up, ancient gates! Open up, ancientContinue reading “Iconic glory ∙”