To listen to what one has to say, and to do as you are told, is one thing. It is quite another thing to meditate on what someone else said. To meditate is to give serious thought. It is to ..
Since spiritually we belong to another kingdom than the unbelievers do, they reproach us and show contempt. We will be despised and scorned. Upon that we can depend. In the measure that we reveal our citizenship to be in heaven, ..
Travel to a foreign land whose language you do not understand, and whose people do not understand one word of your language, and you will find yourself in great difficulty. Try to order a meal in a restaurant whose menu ..
It is a good thing that we have traffic laws and that they must be kept. If each one could drive on whatever side of the road he wanted, and at the speed he preferred, the death rate would far ..
If someone files a court case against you, it would be wise to get legal help from one who can give you good advice and represent you as unjust charges are hurled at you before the judge. And as a ..
It makes no difference in what form sin comes, it is always an act of pride. It is pride because sin always is re-bellion against God. Every time we sin, we say by our deed that we do not need ..
In Psalm 119:19, 20 the psalmist makes some very striking statements, and they all revolve around the truth which he states, namely, that he is a stranger in the earth. That does not simply mean that others here below do ..