BIBLE INSIGHTS in 500 words BIBLE INSIGHTS: The Subtle Power of Worship Richard Leslie Parrott, Ph.D. 1 Timothy 2:1-6 Here is the point of this brief article: Insistence on our preferences in worship may undermine the subtle and sustaining power of worship. Consider our preferences: I “worship” as a consumer
The story of Jesus has the power to transform lives.
To prove the compassion of God for everyone, tell the story of Jesus
The Old Testament is the early part of the story. Jesus, in the New Testament, fulfills the promise of the first part of the story, the Old Testament.
You may be right and ready to “throw in the towel.” Timothy was ready. However, Paul urged him to press on!
You don’t need to know the end before you begin!
Before you enter 2017 and begin your “Human Doing,” take time for be a “Human Being” and listen for the nudge of the Holy Spirit.
I dare you stretch out your heart, your soul, your pain, your life and trust the compassion of God to take you into a NEW Year and a NEW life?
As you enter the New Year, it is often best to let the past be buried. You can’t keep digging it up, washing it up, fluffing it up, and thinking you can make it alive again.
Here is a question that will set the direction of your life. It is the same question that Sarah faced when learning that at long last, she would give birth to the promised child: “Is anything too hard for the Lord” (Genesis 18:14)?