Old Testament

And it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, 2That the sons of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which they chose. Genesis 6:1-2 The firstContinue Reading

And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth, Keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty; visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, andContinue Reading

And there went out a champion out of the camp of the Philistines, named Goliath, of Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span. 1 Samuel 17:4 How tall was Goliath? A cubit is the length from your elbow to the tip of your longest finger. Currently, as far asContinue Reading

Canst thou draw out leviathan with an hook?or his tongue with a cord which thou lettest down? Job 41:1 The key to understanding Job 43 and Leviathan is to read the whole chapter; the key verses are the last two. Job 41:33-34 Upon earth there is not his like, whoContinue Reading

The Lord is my Shepherd — That’s Relationship! I shall not want — That’s Supply! He maketh me to lie down in green pastures — That’s Rest! He leadeth me beside the still waters — That’s Refreshment! He restoreth my soul — That’s Healing! He leadeth me in the pathsContinue Reading

I will set no wicked thing before mine eyes:I hate the work of them that turn aside;it shall not cleave to me. Psalms 101:3 Modern version of the Bible replace the word ‘wicked’ with ‘worthless’. It is not speaking of something worthless but wicked. Whether you waste your time onContinue Reading

As a jewel of gold in a swine’s snout, so is a fair woman which is without discretion. Proverbs 11:22  It means that a women without discretion is not appealing no matter how she does herself up. Discretion Knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress Refined taste; tact Subtly skillfulContinue Reading

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver. Proverbs 25:11 The right words at the right time are a beautiful treasure. Isaiah 50:4 The Lord GOD hath given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in seasonContinue Reading

I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these things. —Isaiah 45:7 This verse uses two sets of contrast: light vs darkness and peace vs evil. The Lord can give light and he can take it away. That can beContinue Reading

You need to read the whole chapter and keep the context; it really is not a difficult passaged. The gist of it is this. Ezekiel 18:20 The soul that sinneth, it shall die. The son shall not bear the iniquity of the father, neither shall the father bear the iniquity of theContinue Reading

Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law. ―Psalms 119:18 As it says, God has to open our eyes: prayerfully study. Luke 24:32 And they said one to another, Did not our heart burn within us, while he talked with us by the way,Continue Reading