In the scriptures the raven is sometimes associated with divine Providence and help. In 1 Kings 17:6 we read of how God fed Elijah by sending him these dark birds. This is something to think on. God can send his people other people to feed them too. God provides for his people in many ways and at differing times.
Ravens are mentioned…Continue
Our lives in this age are full of paradoxes and pains. We seem to stroll in a land of contrasting light and shadow, but sometimes the light pierces the darkness..as my quick painting below illustrates. Isaiah 60:1 says, "Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the LORD rises upon…Continue
I often trail off when doing some Bible research and this time I started to look at the Cedars of Lebanon. These are mentioned sometimes in the scriptures. They are a very stately tree with a broad base and trunk. Evidently in ancient times these were more numerous then now. The Cedars of Lebanon (Cedrus libani) are now an endangered and protected species. They are no longer used for lumbar or…Continue
Before destruction a man's heart is haughty, but humility comes before honor.--Proverbs 18:12
In the scriptures being humble and exhibiting humility did not mean a weak pushover but instead indicated someone who is not conceited and a self-absorbed worshiper of self. God resists such a selfish soul because…Continue