Tag Archives: Deuteronomy

Spiritual Health & Healing: Remission by Forgiveness (1/2)

Remission and Forgiveness Our God, you bless everyone whose sins you forgive and wipe away. You bless them by saying, “You told me your sins, without trying to hide them, and now I forgive you.” Before I confessed my sins, my … Continue reading

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Patience and Perseverance: Enduring Contemporary Tribulation

Patience and Perseverance O that there were such an heart in them, that they would fear me, and keep all my commandments always, that it might be well with them, and with their children for ever! [Deuteronomy 5:29]. Our intent … Continue reading

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Piety: Infusing Spiritual Energy into the Depleted Soul

Piety and Spiritual Energy For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. [Hebrews 4:12]. Faith generates … Continue reading

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Affluence on an Empty Heart: Daily Bread of a Bloated Soul

  Affluence and the Bloated Soul Whoever has earthly possessions and notices a brother in need and yet withholds his compassion from him, how can the love of God be present in him?  [1 John 3:17]. Affluence and comforts constantly challenge our … Continue reading

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Health and Piety: Spiritual Dimensions of Nutrition

Health and Piety Give to me, or take away from me, only conform my will to yours. I know but one thing, Lord, that it is good to follow you, and bad to offend you. Apart from that, I know … Continue reading

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Holy People: Kadusha, Royal Jelly & Spiritual Mitosis

Holy People in Society Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be ye holy: for I am the LORD your God. And ye shall keep my statutes, and do them: I am the LORD which sanctify you. [Leviticus 20:7-8]. Social life highlights the … Continue reading

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Spiritual Tests: Study Notes for Trials and Tribulations

Tests from God What is mankind that you make so much of them, that you give them so much attention, that you examine them every morning and test them every moment? [Job 7:17-18 (NIV)]. Tests and trials appear to go … Continue reading

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Fear of God: Caution, Trust and Reverence

Divine Awareness “Should you not fear me?” declares the Lord. “Should you not tremble in my presence?” [Jeremiah 5:22 (NIV)]. Fear, awe and respect combine uniquely in our conception of the Divine Reality. This reality encompasses several traits, including being … Continue reading

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Always Hungry – Never Full: Finding True Satisfaction

Satisfaction from Spiritual Food Do you often feel like parched ground, unable to produce anything worthwhile? I do. When I am in need of refreshment, it isn’t easy to think of the needs of others. But I have found that … Continue reading

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Wealth, Weight & Fat: Easing the Burden of Affluence

  Spiritual Health and Wealth Beware that you do not forget the LORD your God … when you have eaten and are satisfied, and have built good houses and lived in them, and when your herds and your flocks multiply, and … Continue reading

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