When we next look at a songbird, a fallen tree, or a patch of green earth amidst the snow, I hope we can find it in ourselves to think upon what God might be revealing about The Divine through creation.
Sometimes renewing our faith commitment means radical new ideas.
This week’s theme is “Making wise the simple.” The Scripture verses this week show us a variety of ways that God reveals wisdom.
When we have everything we want, what cross do we bear?
Instead, recognize your perfection in Christ! Recognize that though your flesh is sinful and doomed for death, you are now living in the spirit—a child of God.
Even when we are in difficult situations and feeling “upside down and inside out”, God is there to give us strength we don’t know we have.
What reminders can we implement to remind us to trust in God everywhere and at all times?
God’s promise to the 100-year-old Abraham, to make him exceedingly fruitful, came as a surprise—even more so since his 90-year-old wife was to be his partner in fruitfulness.
God is worthy of our trust because “all the paths of the LORD are steadfast love and faithfulness.” Steadfast love and faithfulness are the hallmarks of the character of God, and God cultivates those virtues in us as we seek God’s paths.
The Bible’s flood story invites us to consider both sides of natural disasters, or, as they are sometimes called, “acts of God.”