But there is a God in heaven that revealeth secrets, and maketh known to the king Nebuchadnezzar what shall be in the latter days (Dan. 2:28 KJV) King Nebuchadnezzar had a dream from God and desperately needed an interpretation. He asked for the impossible—with men. He asked his magicians to tell him his dream and
For God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, hath shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ (2 Cor. 4:6 KJV) The Apostle Paul reminded the Corinthians of the credentials of Almighty God in the verse above. He
God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in spirit and truth (Jn. 4:24 ESV) Jesus made the statement above to explain to a Samaritan woman what God is like. The woman had attempted to get into a religious argument with the Master on the right place to worship since the Jews insisted
He who sits in the heavens laughs; the Lord holds them in derision (Ps. 2:4 ESV) You are probably aware that our God also laughs! If not, the verse above gives you one of the many scriptural verses in which the Lord laughs at His adversaries. But what made the Lord laugh in the verse
And he arose, and came to his father. But when he was yet a great way off, his father saw him, and had compassion, and ran, and fell on his neck, and kissed him (Lk. 15:20 KJV) There is indeed a lot that could and has been said about the parable of the prodigal son.
If I give away all I have, and if I deliver up my body to be burned, but have not love, I gain nothing (1 Cor. 13:3 ESV) What is love, at least from God’s perspective? The entire world is celebrating love on Valentine’s day— February 14th. I will not get into the details of
But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us (Rom. 5:8 KJV) Love, by it’s very nature, has to be demonstrated in some way. The same is true about faith. If we say we have faith and do not have any works that corroborate our faith,
In his days Judah shall be saved, and Israel shall dwell safely: and this is his name whereby he shall be called, THE LORD OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS (Jer. 23:6 KJV) The phrase “THE LORD OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS” is a translation of the Hebrew words “Jehovah Tsidkenu”. The Prophet Jeremiah was speaking prophetically about the days of the