grace

This One’s on Me

One of life’s wonderful surprises is to be on the receiving end of generosity. Receiving generosity stirs in us affections. If we go out to dinner with friends and they offer to pay, we may be surprised. The greater the generosity the more we are overwhelmed. So it is with the people of Israel.

You Could be Mine

  “If a man steals an ox or a sheep, and kills it or sells it, he shall repay five oxen for an ox, and four sheep for a sheep.” Exodus 22:1 Read  Exodus 22:1-15 Some years ago, the Church of Scotland was having a great meeting (one of its great assemblies) in the city of Glasgow. […]

Common Interests

Ex. 21:1   “Now these are the rules that you shall set before them. 2 When you buy a Hebrew slave, he shall serve six years, and in the seventh he shall go out free, for nothing. Read Exodus 21:1-11 Grady Smith the writer for Entertainment Weekly “came out” recently. Yes, he admitted to his colleagues […]

Perfect Score

And God spoke all these words, Exodus. 20:1 Because lawlessness shall abound, the love of many will grow cold. Matthew 24:12 Read Exodus 20:1-21 Throughout the world many will be tuning into Brazil to see many nations competing on the fields of friendly strife of football. With the World Cup kick off the very thing […]