Rejoicing- great joy; jubilation; the action of one that rejoices; an instance, occasion, or expression of joy The Akan people (an ethnic group of West Africa) Ghana have a proverb: “The lizard is not as mad with the boys who threw stones at it as with the boys who stood by and rejoiced over its… Continue reading When Not To Rejoice: Loving Our Neighbors
Genesis 3:9 And the Lord God called unto Adam, and said unto him, Where art thou? From the beginning God established the man to be the leader and protector in the community and in the family. Genesis 1:26-28 26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them… Continue reading Adam, Where Art Thou?
John 11:43-44 Now when He he had said these things, He cried with a loud voice, “Lazarus come forth!” (44) and He who had died come out bound hand and foot with grave clothes, and his face was wrapped with a cloth. Jesus said to them, “Loose Him, and let him go.” Cried: This loud… Continue reading How Should We Mourn And Rejoice?
Hebrew 6:19 Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and stedfast, and which entereth into that within the veil; As believers, our HOPE in Christ is secure, like an anchor. This anchor is not in sand, but in the very presence of the Almighty. Within the veil refers to the… Continue reading God’s Promise