Tag Archives: death

Romans 15:4

Why do we have the Old Testament of the Bible? Is it, as some mistakenly believe, merely a remnant reminder of ancient Judaism? It certainly is rich, replete with accounts of not only creation and the flood, and amazing miracles … Continue reading

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John 1:1-5

Do you love Jesus? What do you think of when you hear this word—His name? Do you think of someone from first-century Palestine in sandals and a robe, or a figure on a cross in your childhood church, or the … Continue reading

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Psalm 90:12

What is wisdom? What does it mean to be wise? Scholars, theologians, academics and philosophers have debated this question and pondered its implications for millennia, yet even though there are various practical expressions of wisdom–at its heart, ultimate wisdom is … Continue reading

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Exodus 33:15

What do you do when life overwhelms you? How do you respond? Whom, or what, do you run to? We all need margin in our lives–in respect to time and money, for example–but inevitably we overload ourselves, and when the … Continue reading

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James 1:14-15

What is sin? How does it happen that even Christians who know (or should know) better can end up sinning? Is the temptation to do wrong a completely random and unpredictable attack, or is there a process–a sequence of events–we … Continue reading

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Philippians 3:8-11

Are you a lost soul? You know–one of the many otherwise interesting and captivating people in our world who have so much going for them, but who just don’t need Jesus? Maybe you’re educated, well-read; you know what’s going on, … Continue reading

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Luke 15:21-24

Is it too late for you? Did you set your heart against God–for whatever reason–and ignore the urging of His Holy Spirit? Maybe you knew Him once, but something happened–someone you really wanted in your life left you or died, … Continue reading

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Mark 14:32-36

Have you ever been faced with something genuinely frightening and overwhelming? That kind of overwhelming that you can’t handle on your own, that needs supernatural help to bring you through it? Jesus has! Of course, we will never fully understand … Continue reading

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Job 12:10

Have you every faced death? Certainly each and every one of us probably does all the time, but are just not aware of it because of the protective work of God in not allowing us to be aware of how … Continue reading

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Luke 12:20

How long will you live? When will you die, and how? Will you have any advance notice of it, or will it come instantly, unexpectedly? These are questions many people would rather not contemplate, but the reality is that none … Continue reading

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