Tag Archives: Word of the Week

A Word for the Week: “Walls” (Nehemiah 12:38-40)

 The second choir proceeded in the opposite direction. I followed them on top of the wall, together with half the people—past the Tower of the Ovens to the Broad Wall, over the Gate of Ephraim, the Jeshanah Gate, the Fish Gate, the … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Vision” (Isaiah 29:18-19)

  In that day the deaf will hear the words of the scroll, and out of gloom and darkness the eyes of the blind will see.  Once more the humble will rejoice in the Lord; the needy will rejoice in the Holy … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Vision” (Acts 18:24-28)

Meanwhile a Jew named Apollos, a native of Alexandria, came to Ephesus.  He was a learned man, with a thorough knowledge of the Scriptures.  He had been instructed in the way of the Lord, and he spoke with great fervor … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Vision” (Matthew 7:3-5)

“Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother’s eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?  How can you say to your brother, ‘Let me take the speck out of your eye,’ … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Understanding” (Nehemiah 2:1-2)

In the month of Nisan in the twentieth year of King Artaxerxes, when wine was brought for him, I took the wine and gave it to the king.  I had not been sad in his presence before, so the king … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Truth” (Luke 10:38-42)

As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him.  She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet listening to what he said. … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Trust” (Mark 10:17-26)

  23 And Jesus looked around and said to his disciples, “How difficult it will be for those who have wealth to enter the kingdom of God!”  And the disciples were amazed at his words.  But Jesus said to them again, “Children, how difficult it is to enter the kingdom … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Training” (1 Corinthians 10:1-6)

For I do not want you to be ignorant of the fact, brothers and sisters, that our ancestors were all under the cloud and that they all passed through the sea.  They were all baptized into Moses in the cloud and … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Thanks” (Luke 7:44-47)

Then he turned toward the woman and said to Simon, “Do you see this woman?  I came into your house.  You did not give me any water for my feet, but she wet my feet with her tears and wiped them … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Tension” (Matthew 18:14-20)

In the same way your Father in heaven is not willing that any of these little ones should perish.  “If your brother or sister sins, go and point out their fault, just between the two of you.  If they listen to you, … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Symbols” (Philippians 2:5-8)

In your relationships with one another, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus:  Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to his own advantage; rather, he made himself nothing by taking … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Support” (Ecclesiastes 4:9-12)

Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor:  If either of them falls down, one can help the other up.  But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up.  Also, … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Structure” (Ephesians 4:11-16)

So Christ himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Strength” (Exodus 17:11-13)

As long as Moses held up his hands, the Israelites were winning, but whenever he lowered his hands, the Amalekites were winning.  When Moses’ hands grew tired, they took a stone and put it under him and he sat on it.  … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Strategy” (Proverbs 6:6-8)

Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!  It has no commander, no overseer or ruler, yet it stores its provisions in summer and gathers its food at harvest. (Proverbs 6:6-8)   If you’d like to … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Stewardship” (1 Peter 5:1-4)

To the elders among you, I appeal as a fellow elder and a witness of Christ’s sufferings who also will share in the glory to be revealed:  Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care, watching over them—not because you must, … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Stability” (Matthew 7:24-27)

“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.  The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Slake” (Isaiah 55:1-3)

“Come, everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; and he who has no money, come, buy and eat!  Come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.  Why do you spend your money for that which is not bread, … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Sovereign” (Matthew 20:25-28)

Jesus called them together and said, “You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority over them.  Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Silence” (1 Kings 19:11-13)

  And (the Lord) said, “Go out and stand on the mount before the Lord.” And behold, the Lord passed by, and a great and strong wind tore the mountains and broke in pieces the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Sensitivity” (1 Corinthians 12:21-26)

The eye cannot say to the hand, “I have no need of you,” nor again the head to the feet, “I have no need of you.”  On the contrary, the parts of the body that seem to be weaker are … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Safety” (Psalm 23:1-4)

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.  He makes me lie down in green pastures.  He leads me beside still waters.  He restores my soul.  He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.  Even though I walk through … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Sacrifice” (Ephesians 5:1-2)

Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children.  And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. (Ephesians 5:1-2)   If you’d like to know more about who … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Risk” (Philippians 4:4-8)

Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.  Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, who, though he was in the form of God, did not count … Continue reading

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A Word for the Week: “Restoration” (Revelation 22:1-5)

Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more.  And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned … Continue reading

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