Proverbs 18:8, Matthew Henry Commentary 1708-1710 Tale-bearers are those who secretly carry stories from house to house, which perhaps have some truth in them, but are secrets not fit to be told, or are basely misrepresented, and false colours put upon them, and are all told with design to blast men’s reputation, to break their…
Posts for tag #heart
Mt 6:5-8 – four principles on prayer based on Jesus’ teachings
Bible – the heart of God. Holiness and grace – what do they mean in the Scripture? What do you think of how God looks at you?
(Mt 9:36, 12:7, 19:25-26, 17:5, 20:28; Jn 5:24, 6:39-40, 10:27-29, 16:27; 1Jn 4:9-10; Gal 1:10-12, 2:16,21, 4:21, 5:4,7-8)
This discussion was held in connection with the message Hear The Voice of The Good Shepherd.
(October 2. 2016, Sunday)
This discussion was held in connection with the messages My Responsibility to Sin & The Mighty God And My Lame Feet on June 26, 2016, Sunday 4:30 pm.
The smallest things have significance, meaning, content in the will of God. Our daily duties may have a spiritual fragrance. Satan hates everything you do that way, because he hates that fragrance, hates that heart behind. There is an attack against your faith. So the question Jesus asked is pertinent: Will you also leave Me?…
Which way is your life headed, and what is directing it? Is there something to remind you not to follow your own heart? Do you have a blue thread? If you only take it to your heart and your soul. (Num 15:38-41, Deu 11:18, Pro 3:1, Psa 1:1, Ro 6:12-14)
This discussion was held in connection with the messages God’s Love Is Present in This World (Baby Dedication) & Wisdom from Above (P. Knight’s Farewell) on June 12, 2016, Sunday 4:30pm
You have the capacity to be thankful and also to be unthankful, Gratefulness – as you give thanks to God – is an encoouragement to yourself, to others, and forms your personality as well. (Col 3:15, 1Thes 5:18, 2Sa 2:26a) Upward cause, inward cause, outward cause – the three chairs. Spiders of God filling all…
The work of God is constant even when there is no special visible effect. This is because hhis work is in the hearts. (Col 4:9, Phil 1:12, 4:22) Evil is real in this world. Goodness is just not enough to stop evil. If good people become evil to fight evil, then evil has conquered them.…
When you get saved, it is easy to be excited. All is new, a fresh story starts. Then it may get worn, rusty, and the excitement quiets down. Why? Because this new life would have needed feeding. How? We find the way for that in the church. (Acts 2:42, 9:36-39, 2Jo 1:8, Eph 2:10, 4:1)
God seeks those those, who learned that they need something beyond the earthly. Our relationship with Him is our new environment for every relationship. (Psa 14:1-2) The seven statements of Jesus on the cross each bespeak His heart. None of them are irrelevant, and it is amazing that He could say it each. As believers…
Jesus couldn’t but care. It was a heart-issue. Not a task, no benefit, no advantage gained, no sublimation. Ministry. He knows the need. We can have that, God is working it into us. Going into the world with the heart of the Good Shepherd. (Mk 6:34, 2Cor 8:9, Jo 10:11-14, Isa 40:10-11, Rev 7:16-17)