Dear Believer, rest. The work of perfection does not belong to you, and you do not need to validate your salvation. The Holy Spirit in us is the validation of our salvation, and He does the Good Works.
A few weeks ago, I had prepared as fast as I could to get to work early enough. I woke up early and had packed my bag the night before to ensure there were no delays. I dressed up with speed, said my goodbyes and out I went.
He must gain separation, disentangled from the grips of the world he lives in and its character.
I remember the day I came across an inscription on a certain wall and how I queried its grammatical correctness instantly, instead of simply soaking in the meaning.
Circumcision wasn't always as popular as it is today, and for good reason. Perhaps one of those reasons would be the pain involved, especially if done when the subject is no longer a child. Genesis 34 tells the story of how Levi and Simeon (two men) sacked a whole city and the surrounding fields, killed … Continue reading The Pain Of Circumcision