Posts Tagged: Righteous judge

Acts 18:17 – They Beat Him

Those who hate God and His Word often resort to violence to maintain their sense of moral superiority. David wrote about such men. Paul and those with him who spoke the truth of the Gospel encountered them. They are a gathering force today. We who know the Lord are an ever-increasing minority. David described such…

Job 21:7 – Why Do the Wicked…

Life is full of mysteries.  There are things that happen all around us for which there are seemingly no answers.  We observe them and wonder, “What in the world… ?”  In our questioning, we might also ask, “What could God possibly be thinking to allow that?”  Whatever that is.  Job, who was so beset by…

John 8:12 – Light of the World

How hard it is for the world to accept Jesus! It seems as though people will turn any direction but toward Him.  They see what they think is light on the horizon, but they’re deceived. It’s as though the darkness casts a mirage that appears as light.  Just like the illusion in the desert of…