Word Study: Slavery

B WORD STUDY – SLAVERY – עבד Leviticus 25:44: “‘Your male and female slaves are to come from the nations around you; from them you may buy slaves.” I was listening to one of those talk shows where their guest was an atheist who was talking calls. Christians were calling in giving all the pat […]

Word Study: This Matter

WORD STUDY – THIS MATTER Daniel 3:16-18: “O Nebuchadnezzar, we are not careful to answer you in this matter. If it be so our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the furnace of blazing fire; and He will deliver us out of your hand, O King. But even if he does […]

Word Study: Tuning Fork

WORD STUDY – THE TUNING FORK  טוב Psalms 25:8: “Good and upright [is] the LORD: therefore will he teach sinners in the way.” There was a time some years ago we had a “God is good” explosion. All over Christian television you kept hearing “God is good,” It seemed in every church and church service […]

Word Study: My Transgression

WORD STUDY – MY -TRANSGRESSIONS Psalms 25:7: “Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness’sake, O LORD.” The Psalmist wants God to forget the sins of his youth and his transgressions. I think like most people I thought the word sin was a […]

Word Study: Wait All The Day

WORD STUDY – WAIT ALL THE DAY Psalms 25:5b “For thou [art] the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day.” As Christians our first instincts when we read the God of our salvation we automatically think of our soul salvation through Jesus Christ. Indeed He is the God of our […]

Word Study: Graven Image פצל

WORD STUDY – GRAVEN IMAGE – פצל “Exodus 20:4: “Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image in the likeness that is in heaven above or in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the sea.” Matthew 22:20-21: “And He said unto them, whose is this image and superscription? They say […]

Word Study: Stayed On Him

WORD STUDY – STAYED ON HIM Isaiah 26:3: “Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trust in you.” The other day I had Old Ben on my disability bus. Old Ben is well into his 80’s and when he got on I had my IPOD queued to […]