Pay the Full Price

But King David replied to Araunah, “No, I insist on paying the full price. I will not take for YHWH what is yours, or sacrifice a burnt offering that costs me nothing.” – 1 Chronicles 21:24 King David, in obedience to God’s command, chose Araunah’s threshing floor as the site for the construction of aContinue reading “Pay the Full Price”

Broken Cisterns

For My people have committed two evils: they have abandoned Me, the fountain of living waters, to carve out for themselves cisterns, broken cisterns that do not hold water. – Jeremiah 2:13 Whether a church is contemporary, liturgical, blended, or emerging (choose the latest marketing description), most maintain some form of tradition. Such “practices” areContinue reading “Broken Cisterns”

Still Here?

We proclaim Him, admonishing every person and teaching every person with all wisdom, so that we may present every person complete in Christ. – Colossians 1:28 Ever wonder why you’re still around? On more than one occasion, Paul must have asked himself the same question. Ultimately, the Apostle concluded that to continue living was toContinue reading “Still Here?”