Humbly Learning from the Heavenly Rabbi

Some people are unteachable. They are know-it-alls who need neither God’s Word nor godly counsel. They are self-made, self-taught, arrogant, proud, and abhorred by the Lord. (Proverbs 6:16-19) However, this is not the posture of the Psalmist. He writes: Good and upright is the LORD; therefore he instructs sinners in the way. He leads the humble in what … More Humbly Learning from the Heavenly Rabbi

He Humbled You and Let You Hunger

Job understood and expressed how his God gives and takes away. Solomon proclaimed the same truth when he wrote, “The Lord makes men rich, and others he makes poor.” In similar manner, Moses expressed how God sometimes satisfies his children with abundant provisions, while at other times he makes them very hungry. Such triumphs and trials are seen everywhere throughout Scripture. These same dynamics … More He Humbled You and Let You Hunger