Category: 202: Words of Wisdom

116: Works of the Flesh; Revelings

2 Timothy 3:1 This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. 3:2 For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, 3:3 Without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good, 3:4 Traitors, heady, highminded, lovers of pleasures more than lovers […]

109: Works of the Flesh; Wrath

We continue our series on the study of the “works of the flesh” in Galatians 5:19-21 with “wrath” and see just how destructive it is. Galatians 5:19 Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness, 5:20 Idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, variance, emulations, wrath, strife, seditions, heresies, 5:21 Envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and […]

106: Works of the Flesh; Variance

The word “Variance” can mean contentious disagreement or strife and Constance deals with that facet of “Variance” among brethren in her comments. The foundational basis of spiritual unity, is full unity with God, and “Variance” is varying or striving against the spiritual standard of unity, which is the whole word of God. Variance means to […]

104: The Beatitudes; Blessed are the Meek

Blessed are the Meek: For They Shall Inherit the Earth The present general concept of “MEEK” is that the word means:  soft, yielding, timid, gentle, effeminate, cowardly and fearful. In reality the word “meek” in the Scriptures means the exact opposite of the general impression today. “Meekness” means self control, forbearance, patience, trust in God, […]

101: Introduction to the Beatitudes

Introduction to The Beatitudes When Jesus gave His Sermon on the Mount He began His discourse by giving a collection of eight character traits (or we could say “qualities of being, be – attitudes” – the attitudes His followers should “be”).  These eight character traits have come to be called “The Beatitudes”. Each character trait […]

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