Faithful Pursuit – 2 Chronicles 36:14-15

“All the officers of the priests and the people likewise were exceedingly unfaithful, following all the abominations of the nations. And they polluted the house of the LORD that He had made holy in Jerusalem. The LORD, the God of their fathers, sent persistently to them by His messengers, because He had compassion on His […]

God’s Field – 1 Corinthians 3:5-9

“What then is Apollos? What is Paul? Servants through whom you believed, as the Lord assigned to each. I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth. So neither he who plants nor he who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth…For we are God’s fellow workers. You are God’s field, God’s […]

To Heal Us – Job 5:17-18

“Behold, blessed is the one whom God reproves; therefore despise not the discipline of the Almighty. For he wounds, but he binds up; he shatters, but his hands heal.” Job 5:17-18 “And it shall be said, ‘Build up, build up, prepare the way, remove every obstruction from my people’s way… I have seen his ways, […]

That I Might Not Sin – Psalm 119:11

“I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.” Psalm 119:11 Seeing this verse, one I’ve heard many times before, it strikes me that sin is the focus. The driving force behind this writer’s pursuit and treasuring up of Scripture is the desire that he wouldn’t sin against […]