No necessary connection between a wizened face and a wise heart

And Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite answered and said:     “I am young in years,         and you are aged;     therefore I was timid and afraid         to declare my opinion to you.     I said, ‘Let days speak,         and many years teach wisdom.’     But it is … More No necessary connection between a wizened face and a wise heart

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John Piper, in a sermon from Amos 4:4-13, “Prepare to Meet Your God” In verses 6–11 Amos is done with irony. He reminds the people that God has shouted the truth of his reality to them in five striking ways that they might return. But they would not. In verse 6 he says there had … More 5 Times Blocked

Blood-bought racial diversity and harmony is for the glory of God through Christ.

“Worthy are you to take the scroll and to open its seals, for you were slain, and by your blood you ransomed people for God from every tribe and language and people and nation, 10 and you have made them a kingdom and priests to our God, and they shall reign on the earth.” (Revelation 5:9-10) … More Blood-bought racial diversity and harmony is for the glory of God through Christ.

A.W. Pink: “the more Christlike we are the more shall we be antagonized and shunned.”

 “If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before it hated you. If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you. Remember the word that I … More A.W. Pink: “the more Christlike we are the more shall we be antagonized and shunned.”