Satan had no interest in bowing the knee to God. He lusted for a sovereignty and independence not granted to him. He rebelled. He enlisted followers from the angelic ranks. The result was the heavenly excommunication and eternal curse promised to him and his minions. He could do nothing to harm God, his Creator and Sovereign … More He Hates Us; Tell Him to Go Away
In our culture, much is made of the Greek word eros. This is the “love” portrayed on soap operas and in rock videos. It is that sensual and erotic beautifully experienced in the bedroom and blasphemed in 50 Shades of Grey and The Bachelor. Eros-love is a wonderful act of worship when properly expressed within the bounds of marriage; it is a good … More Jesus Loves Me … A Different Way of Looking at 1 Corinthians 13
One of the definitions of vanity is “the process of being worthless or futile.” When one looks at wheat, the grain is deemed useful while the husk is discarded as vain. When one smokes a cigarette, to some the tobacco is deemed useful, but to all the cigarette butt is discarded as vain. When Solomon … More Another Wasted Week?