Tags archives: blessing

  • Proverbs 3:27-28  27Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to act. 28Do not say to your neighbor, “Come back tomorrow and I’ll give it to you”—when you already have it with you. Selfish When others say, “You are selfish!” How do respond? Surely, we don’t like ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 12:1 1Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come and the years approach when you will say, “I find no pleasure in them”  The Filipino phrase “Walang utang na Loob” literally means “No debt inside.” It pertains to ungrateful recipients. Beneficia... [read more]
  • James 1:22-25 22Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. 23Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like someone who looks at his face in a mirror 24and, after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like. 25... [read more]
  • Proverbs 1:8-9 8 Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. 9 They are a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck. Ideal What is an ideal structure of family composition? Father, mother and children! Our society cannot maintain such i... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 10:1 1As dead flies give perfume a bad smell, so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor.    It says in Numbers 20:7-12, 7The Lord said to Moses, 8 “Take the staff, and you and your brother Aaron gather the assembly together. Speak to that rock before their eyes and it will pour... [read more]
  • Acts 15:19-29  19 “It is my judgment, therefore, that we should not make it difficult for the Gentiles who are turning to God. 20 Instead we should write to them, telling them to abstain from food polluted by idols, from sexual immorality, from the meat of strangled animals and from blood. 21 For t... [read more]
  • Acts 7:9-16  9 “Because the patriarchs were jealous of Joseph, they sold him as a slave into Egypt. But God was with him 10 and rescued him from all his troubles. He gave Joseph wisdom and enabled him to gain the goodwill of Pharaoh king of Egypt. So Pharaoh made him ruler over Egypt and all his pa... [read more]
  • Joshua 24:1-13 1 Then Joshua assembled all the tribes of Israel at Shechem. He summoned the elders, leaders, judges and officials of Israel, and they presented themselves before God. 2 Joshua said to all the people, “This is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says: ‘Long ago your ancestors, includi... [read more]