Weilding the Word in Victory

“In your majesty, mount your steed and charge with the word of truth, humility, and righteousness and your right hand instruct you in fearful things.” (Psalm 45:5 {verse 4 in English}) The word picture that is being portrayed here is that of the Messiah riding victoriously into battle with his sword held high. This is… Read More

Clinging to the Word of Life

“clinging to the Word of Life, that I will be satisfied in the day of Christ that I did not run in vain nor did I labor in vain.” (Philippians 2:16) Much can be said from these words of Paul, but I want to focus first on the initial words which follow the statement in… Read More

Oh How Deep!

“How your works are great, Yahweh, Your plans are quite mysterious.” (Psalm 92:6 [verse 5 in English])   Oh, heavenly Father, “what is man that you are mindful of him!” We make plans and perceive our designs to be deep and meaningful, but in a moment they are washed away by the winds of time.… Read More

The Word of His Power: Hebrews 1:1-4 (part 12)

also bearing all things in the word of his power;   Beloved, we have asked the question in terms of what “all things” refers to, but we must also pose the question as to just what is the “word of his power.”  Indeed, the simplest and most straight-forward answer, particularly in the context of the… Read More

A Proverb in a Song: part 10

“Mankind in splendor will not last a night, he is like the beasts, which are destroyed.” (Psalm 49:13 {Psalm 49:12 in English Bibles})   Oh, what an important Biblical theme that we have stumbled across in this verse!  The things of this earth are passing away (1 John 2:17); the works of men are like… Read More