Now concerning food offered to idols: we know that “all of us possess knowledge.” This “knowledge” puffs up, but love builds up (1 Cor. 8:1 ESV) What comes to your mind when you hear the word “theology”? Does God care about it? Many people will spontaneously think about biblical scholars, formal academic studies of God,
No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him (Jn. 1:18 KJV) There is a place called the “bosom of the Father”. John speaking says Jesus, the only begotten Son of God, is in the bosom of the Father.
For God speaketh once, yea twice, yet man perceiveth it not (Job 33:14 KJV). God speaks, once and even twice and man cannot perceive it. This is the fundamental issue we have in relating to God. He is so high, dwelling in an unapproachable light which humanity without divine help cannot see or perceive. When
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge (Hos. 4:6 KJV). The truth revealed in the verse above should undoubtedly catch your attention. God says His people, me and you, are destroyed for the lack of knowledge. Knowledge? We would have expected Him to say His people are destroyed because
But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ (2 Pet. 3:18 KJV) The Spirit yearns for you to grow in the knowledge of God. There is a good reason for this longing. The knowledge of God is the bridge between you and a glorious experience: intimacy and relationship
But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you shall not eat, for in the day that you eat of it you shall surely die. (Gen. 2:17 NKJ) God gave Adam a specific instruction regarding a tree at the center of the garden of Eden called the “tree of the knowledge of
And by knowledge the rooms are filled With all precious and pleasant riches. (Prov. 24:4 NAS) The knowledge of the Word of God will improve your life. The knowledge of God is experiential-you become a partaker of what you know. If God wants to upgrade your life, and move you to a new experience with
Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (2 Pet. 1:2) The spiritual level you function in and the authority and grace at work in your life at any level are directly proportional to the knowledge of God you have. Knowledge is a key that accesses