He sure sounds like a legalist. In Psalm 18, David appears to make some over-the-top righteousness claims. At first glance, he seems to be honoring himself for his brilliant behavior and the fantastic consequences he has earned by his goodness. In hearing these statements, it causes one to wonder how any biblically schooled worshiper could … More A Good Man’s Prayer on Good Friday
Hebrew scribes have counted the commandments given by God through Moses, and the number they came up with was 613. I am not sure of the accuracy of this number. I actually think the number might be much higher as one adds the inner promptings of the conscience (General revelation), the occasional laws given in … More 10 Thoughts on the 10,000 Commandments
What an opportunity! God created us in his image, called us to his tower, allowed us access to his penthouse office, gave us all the tools we needed for success, and put us to work in the family business. All we had to do was work the plan, make him happy, and reap the profits. In … More Hey Saint, Live Saintly!