“The Most High rules in the kingdom of men, gives it to whomever He will, and sets over it the lowest of men.” Daniel 4:17 NKJV Nebuchadnezzar had an arrogance problem. This statement concerning Divine prerogatives was repeated in Daniel 4:25 and a third time in Daniel 4:32. This should shout “pay attention” loud and […]Handwriting on the Wall — Anakypto Afterthoughts
Jesus answered, My kingdom is not of this world: if my kingdom were of this world, then would my servants fight, that I should not be delivered to the Jews: but now is my kingdom not from hence. ~ John 18:36
Patriotism to one’s physical nation is not a spiritual virtue. There is nothing sinful or wrong with patriotism in general, but it must be secondary to our loyalty to Christ whose Kingdom is not of this world….READ MORE of this excellent first post HERE.
The title of this post comes from an incident that happened to me personally, a good number of years ago. You can read about it here and I really hope that you do, because the lesson I was taught was very important and I have never forgotten it. The recent Supreme Court decision in the […]What Did You Expect Him to Say? — Reasoned Cases For Christ
The name Diotrephes means “nourished by Jupiter.” Jupiter was the Roman God, the most important of all their gods and was worshiped across the Roman empire. He symbolizes everything Rome was. And the Diotrephes that we meet in 3rd John is a man who loved to have the preeminence. Many believe that the dagger that […]The Diotrephes syndrome. — A Call To The Remnant