Can both fresh water and bitter water flow from the same spring?  ( James 3:11 )

  Scripture James 3:11 …Out of the same mouth come blessing and cursing. My brothers, this should not be! Can both fresh water and bitter water flow from the same spring?  My brothers, can a fig tree grow olives, or a grapevine bear figs? Neither can a salt spring produce fresh water.… James 3:11 [ … Continue reading Can both fresh water and bitter water flow from the same spring?  ( James 3:11 )

Scriptures on Pride

  Scriptures Genesis Abraham, Sarah ( Isaac ), Hagar ( Ishmael ) The child grew and was weaned, and on the day Isaac was weaned Abraham held a great feast. But Sarah saw that the son whom Hagar the Egyptian had borne to Abraham was mocking ( Genesis 21:9 ) [ Link ] Jacob's Fear … Continue reading Scriptures on Pride

Watchmen – 02 – Scripture – Isaiah 56

Background Here is our sophomoric post on Watchmen. Lineage Here are other Posts on this subject :- Watchmen -01 - Personal Testimony Link Scripture Isaiah Isaiah 56:10-11 ( Link ) 10) His watchmen are blind, They are all ignorant; They are all dumb dogs, They cannot bark; Sleeping, lying down, loving to slumber. 11) Yes, … Continue reading Watchmen – 02 – Scripture – Isaiah 56

Apostle Paul – “I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise” ( Romans 1:14 )

Background As I was looking for another of Paul's quote stumbled upon this one. I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise ( Romans 1:14 ) Commentary Ellicott Commentary Why is the Apostle so eager to come to them? Because an obligation, a duty, … Continue reading Apostle Paul – “I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise” ( Romans 1:14 )

But He said to him, “Man, who appointed Me a judge or arbitrator over you?” [ Luke 12:14 ]

Background Like every other verse, there is a piece of scripture that has so much meaning. It entangles us. Scripture The Parable of the Rich Fool Someone in the crowd said to Him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” But Jesus replied, “Man, who appointed Me judge or executor between you?” … Continue reading But He said to him, “Man, who appointed Me a judge or arbitrator over you?” [ Luke 12:14 ]

“from the presence of the serpent to her place in the wilderness” – Revelations 12:14

  Scriptures But the woman was given two wings of a great eagle to fly from the presence of the serpent to her place in the wilderness, where she was nourished for a time, and times, and half a time. ( Revelations 12:14 ) [ Link ]   In Depth   Commentary Link Ellicott's Commentary Prosecution The … Continue reading “from the presence of the serpent to her place in the wilderness” – Revelations 12:14

A wounded spirit who can bear? ( Proverbs 18:14 )

  Scripture Our title verse is :- A man's spirit can sustain him during his illness, but who can bear a crushed spirit? ( Proverbs 18:14 ) Background As I was standing around waiting on the next public transportation, two young ladies came down and stood with me. As they were talking about work, I … Continue reading A wounded spirit who can bear? ( Proverbs 18:14 )