Thanksgiving–It Means More Than We Think

Today is the day before Thanksgiving here in America.  Thought we'd look at the word Thanksgiving.  Before today I always thought Thanksgiving was about thanking God for the things He's given us.  I was surprised to discover that thanksgiving is something else all together.  The word Thanksgiving looks like this: Strong's #8426 It is pronounced Toe … Continue reading Thanksgiving–It Means More Than We Think

The Matter of Oaths and Swearing – What Does Jesus Say?

Again you have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform your oaths to the Lord.’ 34 But I say to you, do not swear at all: neither by heaven, for it is God’s throne; 35 nor by the earth, for it is His footstool; nor by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the … Continue reading The Matter of Oaths and Swearing – What Does Jesus Say?

“Oh, how I love Your law!” Is God’s law something to love?

David wrote, "Oh, how I love Your law! It is my meditation all the day. You, through Your commandments, make me wiser than my enemies;For they are ever with me." Psalm 119:97-98 Many Christians believe that the law written in the Old Testament is something to be discarded. They say the law is no longer valid … Continue reading “Oh, how I love Your law!” Is God’s law something to love?