Check out the following post. Is it funny or scary, or both? via King Solomon, Immoral Voters, or Legislators? Illegal Immigration, Post Three
We live in era not much different from times past. We have far more people, and our technology is more advanced, but people have not changed. So life under the sun remains much the same.
We are fallen. Therefore, if we strive to stand with Jesus, accept His offer to be our Savior, there will be a price. Jesus offers salvation freely to those who believe in Him, but those who deny Him resent it when others choose to love and obey Him.
Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. So let it grow, for when your endurance is fully developed, you will be perfect and complete, needing nothing.
Relate: Two slices and a drink. It cost me nine lira. At the time that was about $2.25 in US currency. This was my Christmas dinner back in 2016. It was the first time in months that I was able to “splurge” and do something nice for myself. Two weeks later I really went hog wild crazy. For my birthday I bought myself a new shirt (20 lira) and went out to eat again (15 lira this time). My financial trial that had been…
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What we call charity was an invention of God, not man. As Μιχαήλ (Michael) Wilson’s post shows, both the Old and the New Testaments command us to be generous to the poor. Here Michael talks the homeless, perhaps the poorest of the poor.
The Bible acknowledges the fact of homelessness and instructs us to help those who are poor and needy, including those in homeless situations.
Jesus could identify with the homeless in His itinerant ministry. In Matthew 8:20, Jesus states that even animals have a place to call home, but He had nowhere to lay His head.
When Jesus saw a large crowd around him, he gave the order to go to the other side of the sea. A scribe approached him and said, “Teacher, I will follow you wherever you go.”
Jesus told him, “Foxes have dens, and birds of the sky have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay his head.”
He stayed in the homes of whoever would welcome Him and sometimes outside. He was born in a stable and even spent His last night before His crucifixion outside in a garden. The apostle Paul…
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What is the purpose of life? Is it just being alive, or is this life preparation for something better? Are you a wanderer or a pilgrim? Are you aimless, or do you have a specific destination in mind? This is a subject I have posted about in the past. When someone sent me an email... Continue Reading →