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Bricks and Stones

Psalm 62:5-8; Matthew 16:15-18; 1 Peter 2:2-8 (ESV references )

In the Old Testament, there are a lot of references to God as being a “Rock” (of refuge, or salvation).   431 more words

Christianity

Why So Hard? (The life of a Christian)

  • Modest
  • Humble
  • Peace loving
  • Peace pursuit
  • Joyful
  • Kind
  • Honest
  • Faithful

BUT

  • Struggling
  • Persecuted
  • Failing
  • Sinful
  • Weak

The list had barely started but the contrast was clear everything we do seems to reward a Christian with more difficulties re-enforcing the problems of being a sinful person attempting to live by Gods standards. 578 more words

Psalm 23

I suppose if you stumble across this post as you peruse my blog, my last one, you will see that its tone is rather pastoral, a tack I usually do not take. 1,082 more words

Essays

Isaiah 53:4a - Allowing Him to Carry Your Burdens

In the Interlinear Bible, we find these words from Isaiah 53:4a (if you click the highlighted word, it will take you to its meaning in the original language). 392 more words

Christianity