Posts with the tag “fear-of-the-lord”

To Be Undone
June 17th, 2020
"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding." - Proverbs 9:10To even touch on an understanding of the nature of God is to fall at his feet completel...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
The Lord is my Shepherd
July 1st, 2019
“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.” - Psalm 23:1 ESV Wow. What a declaration David makes. David, who was also a shepherd, knew the depths and the power of this declaration. He knew the hours ...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Partnering with Love
April 11th, 2019
“Since you are precious and honored in my sight, and because I love you, I will give people in exchange for you, nations in exchange for your life. Do not be afraid, for I am with you; I will bring yo...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
He Orchestrates Everything for Good
April 6th, 2019
“Lift up your eyes and look to the heavens; who created all these? He who brings out the starry host one by one and calls forth each of them by name. Because of His great power and mighty strength, no...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Summer of Psalms | Psalm 18
May 17th, 2018
When I read about God being furious, angry, and powerful, I often feel really intimidated. It can be scary to think about how awesome and intense our God is. I prefer to think of Him as gentle and kin...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
1 Peter 1:13-25
November 29th, 2017
1 Peter was written during a time of persecution for those following Jesus. Because Peter emphasized the hope that comes from Jesus' death and resurrection in verses 3-12 in Chapter 1, 13-25 is a foll...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Exodus 1-2
October 24th, 2017
One thing that is consistent throughout the breadth of scriptures, both Old and New Testament, is that the people of God will often find themselves at odds with the culture and society around them. In...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
2 Corinthians 10:1-18
October 14th, 2017
In this passage, Paul is having to defend his ministry due to a number of Corinthians saying he was bold in his letters but had no authority in person. He even admits that he is timid in person. Just ...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Seeing Spots
February 5th, 2017
A Challenge To Perfectionism (and Another Reason to Get Excited about the Super Bowl) The Falcons are playing in the Super Bowl. How cool is that to read? If you’re not a longtime fan or a wanna-be AT...  Read More
by Devon McCoy