What’s Our Motive?

What’s Our Motive? I love the testimony from 2 Kings Chapter 4 of the faithful Shunammite woman. Her testimony demonstrates a heart condition worth aspiring towards. The Old Testament prophet Elisha would frequently travel through Shunem, a small town on the way to Mt. Carmel. You may recall that Mt. Carmel was significant for Elisha because his mentor, Elijah had defeated the…

Privilege Equals Responsibility

Privilege Equals Responsibility Privilege equals responsibility, or at least it ought to. Sometimes in society people get away with having privilege without responsibility, but that’s not a principle found in Scripture. 1 Corinthians 3:8 tells us that each will receive wages according to their labor and Galatians 6:5 tells us that each must bear his own load. We are responsible for and…

Yes, Judge The Book By The Cover

Yes, Judge The Book By The Cover 1 Corinthians 2:15 (NKJV) says, “But he who is spiritual judges all things, yet he himself is rightly judged by no one.” There are several reasons not to want judgement. Some are justified and some are not. As Christians we should never nitpick anyone. In Proverbs 19:13 we are told of how it’s the equivalent…