"Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing." Proverbs 12:18 It is absolutely necessary for the believer to both give and receive encouragement. It provides strength to the receiver and no doubt gives strength and joy to the one giving it. Encouragement provides rejuvenation, it gives refreshment. Encouragement all … Continue reading Ugh, them again?
My family and I are fellow Odysseyians (don't know what that means, visit whitsend.org). We listen to Odyssey everyday and for some of us, it's what we play right before we cross the Promised Land of Zees. Last night, we sat around the table listening to the most recent adventure. No, I will not give … Continue reading Does God really know best?
The devil challenged Yahweh twice regarding Job’s faithfulness. With each series of challenges, Job proved that he was committed to God, to the very end. Though Job mourned, felt ill-treated and even abandoned, He still believed in God. The plan of the enemy was to have Job curse God, to have him blaspheme and doubt … Continue reading Faithfulness