Words To Life (Page 2)

Defining Grace

By the Grace of God I am what I am, and his grace towards me was not in vain or without effect.  On the contrary, I worked harder than any of them, though it was not I, but the Grace of God that is with me. 1 Cor 15:10 Defining Grace I could have picked several…

Sleeping Disciples

“then he returned to his disciples and found them sleeping. “Simon,” he said to Peter, “are you asleep? Could you not keep watch for one hour?”  Mark 14:37 Sleeping Disciples “Could you not keep watch for one hour,” Jesus asked His first disciples in the Garden of Gethsemane just before he was arrested.  In the…

Effectual Love

“Because he loves me,” says the Lord, “I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name.  He will call upon me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honor him.  With long life will I satisfy him and show him my…

Defining the Kingdom of God

After John was put in prison, Jesus went into Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God. “The time has come,” he said. “The Kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!” Mark 1:14-15 These verses end with an exclamation mark. Jesus must have spoken these words with strong passion or feeling.  The…

Defining Peace

“Great peace have those who love the law and nothing can make them stumble.”  Psalms 119:165 Defining Peace With the help of Noah Webster’s 1828 dictionary and my study of peace throughout the Bible, here is my definition of peace in a sentence: “Peace is the Undisturbed and Unagitated calmness and quietness of mind and…