Good Measures

“Judge not, and you shall not be judged. Condemn not, and you shall not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven. Give, and it will be given to you: good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over will be put in your bosom. For with the same measure that you use, it will […]

So We Know: God’s Forgiveness

So We Know the Love of God We’ve spent two weeks talking about God’s justice and His laws. This week we transition to talking about God’s forgiveness and mercy. If you want to feel better about yourself, take a stroll through the Old Testament and follow the story of the Israelites. No matter how many […]

Befriend Faithfulness

Trust in the Lord and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness. Psalm 37:3 (ESV) I’ve been reading the ESV Bible this year. I’ve never read this translation, and sometimes passages will jump out at me. The term “befriend faithfulness” provided one of those moments. This chapter addresses how we should respond when […]