Past The Blah, The Yada

1 Samuel 17:28 (NIV) – When Eliab, David’s oldest brother, heard him speaking with the men, he burned with anger at him and asked, “Why have you come down here? And with whom did you leave those few sheep in the wilderness? I know how conceited you are how wicked your heart is; you came down…

What’s On Your Altar Today?

Genesis 22:1 (NIV) – Some time later God tested Abraham. He said to him, “Abraham!” “Here I am,” he replied. Then God said, “Take your son, your only son, whom you love-Isaac-and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on a mountain I will show you.” An altar symbolizes sacrifice…

Undergirded

Psalm 119:165 (NIV) – Great peace have those who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble. In all the times of confusion and pain The times that bring the greatest gain Is when your stress and strain, you entrust To the One, who alone can quell your distress True peace is not having confidence In…

Idol Worship Anybody?

John 3:14-15 (NIV) – Just as Moses lifted up the snake in the wilderness, so the Son of Man must be lifted up,15 that everyone who believes may have eternal life in him.” If someone were to ask you today You an idol worshipper, what would you say? No way! would come the quick retort From many an indignant…