Would you throw your Bible in the trash?

In Numbers 15, the LORD gives Moses instructions on how to deal with the unintentional sin of the community, and then proceeds to tell him how to deal with those who sin intentionally: 30 “‘But anyone who sins defiantly, whether native-born or foreigner, blasphemes...

Aliens!

In Numbers 15, in a strange chapter which reverts back to instructions about offerings, we read this: 14 For the generations to come, whenever a foreigner or anyone else living among you presents a food offering as an aroma pleasing to the Lord, they must do exactly...

There is no quick fix

At the end of Numbers 14 we see the result of the rebellion and disbelief that the Israelites exhibited.  Of the original men who spied on the land, those who gave a bad report about the Promised Land are struck down with plague, reaping the consequences of their...

Thoughts on pain (C.S. Lewis)

This morning, something from C.S. Lewis on the role of pain in our lives (and then some thoughts/questions from me): _______  The human spirit will not even begin to try and surrender self- will as long as all seems to be well with it. Now error and sin both have this...
Do you want to be filled with the Spirit? (Tozer)

Do you want to be filled with the Spirit? (Tozer)

This morning I thought I would share some challenging words from A.W. Tozer’s The Divine Conquest, on being filled with the Spirit (and then add some comments/questions of my own):  _________ Before a man can be filled with the Spirit he must be sure he wants to...