The Holiness of God – Psalm 101:1-4

God’s Love Is Tempered In Holiness 1 I will sing of your love and justice; to you, Lord, I will sing praise. 2 I will be careful to lead a blameless life- when will you come to me? I will conduct the affairs of my house with a blameless heart. 3 I will not lookContinue reading “The Holiness of God – Psalm 101:1-4”

Holiness of God – Isaiah 1:16-17

Wash And Make Yourself Clean 16 Wash and make yourselves clean. Take your evil deeds out of my sight; stop doing wrong. 17 Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow. Washed White During times of thanksgiving and remembering the birthContinue reading “Holiness of God – Isaiah 1:16-17”

Holiness of God – John 3:20-21

Step Into The Light 20 Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that their deeds will be exposed. 21 But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in theContinue reading “Holiness of God – John 3:20-21”

Holiness of God – 1 John 1:5-7

There Is No Darkness In Pure Light 5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out theContinue reading “Holiness of God – 1 John 1:5-7”

Justice of God – Jonah 3:6-10

Justice Must Be Tempered With Compassion 6 When Jonah’s warning reached the king of Nineveh, he rose from his throne, took off his royal robes, covered himself with sackcloth and sat down in the dust. 7 This is the proclamation he issued in Nineveh: “By the decree of the king and his nobles: Do notContinue reading “Justice of God – Jonah 3:6-10”

Sin Is Sin – James 2:10

God Views All Sin As Egregious For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles at just one point is guilty of breaking all of it. Pet Peeves In a previous post, one of the most divisive, permitted sins within the body of Christ –  by the body of Christ – was mentioned.  Those whoContinue reading “Sin Is Sin – James 2:10”

Combat Training with God – 1 Peter 1:13-16

Be Holy as God is Holy 13 Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming. 14 As obedient children, do not conform to the evil desires you had when you lived in ignorance. 15 ButContinue reading “Combat Training with God – 1 Peter 1:13-16”

The Holiness of God – 1 Corinthians 11:23-32

23 For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you: The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread, 24 and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, “This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me.” 25 In the sameContinue reading “The Holiness of God – 1 Corinthians 11:23-32”