Romans – Creature Worship

Romans 1:16-32 Therefore God gave them up in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, to the dishonoring of their bodies among themselves, because they exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever! Amen. (Romans 1:24-25) It's a simple matter too … Continue reading Romans – Creature Worship

Great Peace: Psalms 119:161-168

Psalms 119:161-168 Great peace have those who love your law; nothing can make them stumble... Oh, how I need to remind myself of these words at this season of life! The ceaseless, 24/7 parenting of a home school family can, at times, be emotionally exhausting during the teen and tween years. For one thing, it can be difficult … Continue reading Great Peace: Psalms 119:161-168

Righteous Forever:Psalm 119:137-144

Psalms 119:137-144 Righteous are you, O LORD, and right are your rules...Your righteousness is righteous forever, and your law is true... Concrete words for an abstract society. I cannot help but be puzzled by this society we live in today; this odd place in human history where opinion and sensation are elevated above logic and reason to the extent that even biologically … Continue reading Righteous Forever:Psalm 119:137-144

Give Me Understanding: Psalm 119:121-128

Psalm 119:121-128 My eyes long for your salvation and for the fulfillment of your righteous promise. Deal with your servant according to your steadfast love and teach me your statutes. I am your servant; give me understanding that I may know your testimonies. . . As I have worked to commit this section to memory, … Continue reading Give Me Understanding: Psalm 119:121-128

Hating Ambivalence: Psalm 119:113-120

Psalms 119:113-120 I hate the double-minded, but I love your law. . .  Psalm 119:113   If you are anything like me, you may wonder a bit each time you recite the first portion of this week's passage: "I hate the double-minded..."  What about hating the sin but loving the sinner?  I have given this … Continue reading Hating Ambivalence: Psalm 119:113-120