Advocates for Christ: Psalm 65: 1-7; 16, 20
On the eve of His return to the Father, Jesus promised that he would send the Spirit of Truth, the Advocate, to His disciples. In legal terms, an advocate is someone who pleads our case in court. As the divine advocate, the Holy Spirit pleads the case for Jesus by revealing the full truth about Him. Having received the Holy Spirit we share in the Spirit's mission of advocacy for…Continue
Added by Dallas Haines on May 24, 2014 at 10:52pm — No Comments
Psalm 22 : The Comfort of Companionship.
The image of God as a shepherd is one that brings comfort to many people. Though shepherds are almost non-existent in many countries, the image has a place in our minds and hearts. Part of it's special appeal is that in the shepherd are harmonized two roles that are often in tension in our society - those of leader and companion.
The shepherd is the one who leads the sheep to restful waters, who guides them along the right…Continue
Added by Dallas Haines on May 11, 2014 at 5:20am — No Comments