Posts Tagged ‘death’

May 24th, 2009 Focus Passage: Proverbs 14: 12 (NLT) 12 There is a path before each person that seems right,       but it ends in death.    Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Paths are a bit of a theme for me recently; in fact, it’s pretty strange how often this topic is raising its head [...]

March 3rd, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 12: 21 (NLT)  21 No harm comes to the godly,       but the wicked have their fill of trouble.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Have you ever read something in the Bible and then thought to yourself, “Wait, how can that be?”  To read the phrase, “No harm [...]

January 21st, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 11: 19 (NLT) 19 Godly people find life;       evil people find death.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead There is a natural, human perception of equity concerning what happens to people in life.  We assume that those who do good and have pure intentions should receive the best [...]

January 13th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 11: 7 (NLT) 7 When the wicked die, their hopes die with them,       for they rely on their own feeble strength.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead I suppose that I think about legacy more than most.  I often speculate about the possibilities of how much or how [...]

December 23rd, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 10: 27 (NLT)  27 Fear of the Lord lengthens one’s life,       but the years of the wicked are cut short.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Death is inevitable . . . yikes, that’s a real encouraging intro, eh?  It’s true, though.  I sometimes catch myself saying to my [...]