Light reveals things and dispels darkness. God is our light, therefore we will not fear.
Archive for month: July, 2020
Life is mysterious and hard. Ecclesiastes helps us avoid the pitfalls of living only for this life OR living only for the life to come in a monk-like fashion. The Preacher says we should live in the fear of the Lord and keep his commandments trusting him with our lives and the life to come.
A redeemed people are a singing people. Why do God’s people sing?
Work is not part of the curse but creation. Work is a gift and it is good. What’s good about it?
As Solomon prepares to succeed his father David as king, the Lord visits him and tells Solomon to ask for whatever he wants. Solomon’s request is a surprise and provides us with a great lesson in prayer and wisdom.
The greatest thing the LORD can provide for us is himself!
David says because the LORD is his shepherd, he has no lack. The rest of the Psalm shows us what the Lord provides his people as their shepherd.
People are sheep. We are always being led by someone or something. No one can be the shepherd that the LORD is to his people. Who is your shepherd?
God comforts us in our affliction. He is the father of mercies and God of all comfort. He comforts us so that we might also comfort others in their affliction with the comfort which we have received from God.