All the same

A spiritual gift is given to each of us so we can help each other.1 Corinthians 12:7 NLT ‘Each of us’ is another way of saying everyone who is a Christian. There are no exclusions. ‘Each other’ is the same but also infers reciprocity and excludes selfishness. So this means that I have been given…

Nae Fear!

Then the Lord said to Joshua, “Do not be afraid or discouraged. Take all your fighting men and attack Ai, for I have given you the king of Ai, his people, his town, and his land.”Joshua 8:1 NLT Just a day after a deflating defeat at the hands of the people of Ai, Joshua was…

Secret Sin? Nope!

Israel has sinned and broken my covenant! They have stolen some of the things that I commanded must be set apart for me. And they have not only stolen them but have lied about it and hidden the things among their own belongings.Joshua 7:11 NLT It’s easy to think that I can hide a sin,…

Holy, Holy, Holy, ?, ?

So anyone who eats this bread or drinks this cup of the Lord unworthily is guilty of sinning against the body and blood of the Lord. That is why you should examine yourself before eating the bread and drinking the cup. For if you eat the bread or drink the cup without honouring the body…

Once a Day for Seven Days

But the Lord said to Joshua, “I have given you Jericho, its king, and all its strong warriors. You and your fighting men should march around the town once a day for six days. Seven priests will walk ahead of the Ark, each carrying a ram’s horn. On the seventh day you are to march…