It wouldn’t be worthy of respect if I could kick the dog without fear of retaliation. In the same way, when we do evil or dishonor God, of course there will be consequences. The power and goodness of God demand it. By definition, we should and do have a fear, a healthy reverence of God.
These are just two of the many sins of our ancestors for which we are still experiencing the effects today…
An innocent black man was killed by the cops… again. And again… and again… and again.
She gave him comforting words, a decent meal, and then a place to lay his head. He thought he was safe. She, however, knew that neutrality cannot exist when injustice and oppression are at stake.
I love Jesus, and I love the Church, and I love religion. If anyone is truly doing the first, the other two will naturally follow.
For more than six years, Athaliah ruled in Judah but she was not truly queen.
Noah released a dove and a raven. The dove came back. Where did the raven go? The answer to this question is far more significant than we might think.
Please forgive the slightly different look to this post. You can see how The River Walk has evolved as this one is actually from four years ago today. I would never have guessed, when writing this at the time I would be living here less than two years later. Read: 2 Samuel 22:1-23:23, Acts 2:1-47, Psalm 122:1-9,…
It doesn’t matter how abundant our gifts or how devoted we are to sharpening our talents, they are not enough.
Just because a man assumes a position of leadership does not mean he has a right to be there or that God has backed him.