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Habakkuk #5—Humble and Right

Behold, the puffed up one; his soul is not upright within him, but the righteous, by his faith, shall live. Habakkuk 2:4 Truly rational thought eludes the proud. Try as we might, attempting to solve problems with any hubris in our hearts keeps us from thinking straight and eventually leads to disaster. For arrogance erects … Continue reading

Speech #2—Wisdom and Justice

In James’ letter to the churches, he warns us that the tongue is a restless evil, full of deadly poison, and that unless we get control of it, we will not be of much value in the Kingdom of Christ. Almost every list of sins in the New Testament contains at least one reference to … Continue reading

God’s Awareness #2 – Righteous Living

The eyes of the Eternal are upon the righteous and his ears are open to their prayer. But his face is against those who do evil. 1 Peter 3:12, Psalm 34:15 As Abraham stood beneath the stars contemplating God’s promise of infinite blessings, he concluded that the creator of such a cosmos could be trusted; … Continue reading

Thoughtfulness #2 — Sanctifying Consideration

Consider yourselves to be dead to sin, but alive to God in Christ Jesus. Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body for the purpose of obeying its lusts. Romans 6:11-12 Jesus is dead to sin—it has no authority to condemn him or control his behavior — and we are united with Jesus. … Continue reading