Perfection is a gift and a responsibility

Song of Solomon 4:7     You are altogether beautiful, my love; there is no flaw in you. In today’s reading, Solomon summarizes his impression of his bride by declaring that there is no flaw in her. Is love  blind?  Perhaps when we look through the eyes of love, we gain such a perspective.   If we look at this passage from a spiritual … More Perfection is a gift and a responsibility

The Bride of Jesus

Matthew 9:14-15 Then the disciples of John came to him, saying, “Why do we and the Pharisees fast,  but your disciples do not fast?”  And Jesus said to them, “Can the wedding guests mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them? The days will come when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they … More The Bride of Jesus

The Bride and her Groom

Matthew 9:14 Then the disciples of John came to him, saying, “Why do we and the Pharisees fast,  but your disciples do not fast?” 15 And Jesus said to them, “Can the wedding guests mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them? The days will come when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they will fast. … More The Bride and her Groom

Redeeming Love

Ray Stedman comments on the first 3 chapters of Hosea: So Hosea is rather discouraged and in the opening chapter of this little book of prophecy we read a personal note about him. He went to God and God told him to do a strange thing. God said, “I want you to get married.” I … More Redeeming Love