God has given us Christ, and we have hope, knowing we can meet God in a place of mercy.
Do we get too focused on what others (like the seven churches) are doing well or doing poorly? Let’s not lose sight of the beautiful promises to all those who overcome!
If the Noah story were a parable about baskets or fish or coins or sheep, we would not miss the point. We would naturally draw out lessons of abundance.
We may feel daunted by the obstacles before us. We may feel unqualified to do the tasks in front of us. We may think that there are others who would do them better.
The war we may fear has already been fought, and won.
In the midst of a pandemic it’s great to be reminded of what God has in store for his family. I’ll just let God’s Word do the talking with no commentary from me.
He is ever with us, watching over us, and protecting us from permanent harm.
What if there is something to learn from the man lying wounded on the side of the road? What if we are that man?
The foolishness of God is wiser than men.
Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.