Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. James 3:13 NIVUK If we were in a classroom and I asked for a show of hands of who considered themselves wise and knowledgable, I am not sure how many… Continue reading Daily Verse – Good Life and Deeds.
Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. 1 Peter 5:6 NIVUK Action and Timing. The secret sauce for many things. Our society definitely has an action-based mantra. Production is easier in many respects than it has ever been, even within the creative sector. Keep striving and… Continue reading Daily Verse – Under to be Up!
For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. Ephesians 6:12 NIVUK In this verse the Apostle Paul is teaching, and reminding, believers that our world and lives are more… Continue reading Daily Verse – Struggle.
Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm. Proverbs 13:20 NIVUK In this recent technological era we can gain unparralleled access to the very best people in our field of interest. Most of them even do Masterclasses to teach you everything they have learnt on their journey. We are… Continue reading Daily Verse – Walking with the Wise.
Hallelujah! Thank God ! Pray to him by name! Psalm 105:1 MSG Depending on which translation you are reading from the phrase here 'thank God' could be written as 'Praise God'. The Greek phrase hō·w·ḏū allows for both thank and praise. 'Thank God' seems easier to do in your everyday life - 'Praise God' conjures images… Continue reading Daily Verse – Psalm 105:1
Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord , the Lord himself, is my strength and my defence ; he has become my salvation.’ NIVUK The first part of this verse is sufficient for us in a world filled with so much uncertainty at the moment. Trust and be not… Continue reading Daily Verse – Isaiah 12:2
I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. Psalms 119:11 NIVUK When we hide something we normally do so to keep it a secret. Good or bad. We don't want others to know, so we can surprise them or because we understand they would think poorly of us.… Continue reading Daily Verse – Psalm 119:11
https://www.instagram.com/p/CNUkBuwrD4P/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link The word which jumps out in this verse, when you read the Greek Interlinear version, is that 'answer' is written as 'defence'. We are to always be ready to give a defence of the hope we have in Christ. The word for 'defence' in Greek is apologian and only occurs in the New Testament… Continue reading Daily Verse – 1 Peter 3:15
https://www.bible.com/en-GB/bible/113/ROM.8.1.NIVUK In this verse the Apostle Paul uses the Greek work katakrima for the word condemnation. He tells us there is no condemnation - no penalty, no punishment or penal servitude following from a condemning. There are only two other usages of katakrima besides this one in the New Testament and both occur in Romans… Continue reading Verse of the Day: Romans 8:1
Studying martial arts from a young age taught me not underestimate the small person - for most of the time I was that small person. Lifestyle, tidying, de-cluttering guru, Marie Kondo is definitely one of those opponents you should be wary of. I was gentlemanly and didn’t look up her personal information but from watching… Continue reading I’ve Been Kondo’d!