[SIZE=2][/SIZE][SIZE=6]Lifting Up My Heart to Jesus[/SIZE]
[/SIZE]1 Samuel 3:1 -- "In those days the word of the Lord was rare; there were not many visions."
[SIZE=4]If Eli could not hear from God, the people would not receive messages from Him.
The only words that we receive that are of help to people are words from God. If we don't spend time [B]listening
[/B]to Him, then we will receive not words by which we will bless and encourage
Let's go to John 18:
31 So Pilate said to them, “Take Him yourselves, and judge Him according to your law.” The Jews said to him, “We are not permitted to put anyone to death,”
32 to fulfill the word of Jesus which He spoke, signifying by what kind of death He was about to die.
33 Therefore Pilate entered again into the Praetorium, and summoned Jesus and said to Him, “Are You the King of the Jews?”
34 Jesus answered, “Are you saying this on your
Move closer and listen; I'll tell you a story
Of the Prince of Peace; the Son of Glory,
Who long ago on this earth did dwell
To save us from sin and death and hell.
It happened one beautiful starry night
When one star in particular shone very bright;
It guided the wise men to Bethlehem -
To a humble stable which they did not ken.
Updated Oct 18th 2009 at 07:52 PM by paidforinfull
From what I've heard, Samaritans are as closely related to Jews as any people can be without actually being Jews, and Samaritanism is as closely related to Judaism as any religion can be without actually being Judaism.
Only a few years ago, I knew almost nothing about Samaritans and nothing about Samaritanism.
I'm trying to do a comparison and contrast of Judaism and Samaritanism.
As many of you know on Oct. 6th my wife died. Since none of you have ever had the chance to meet her, let me tell you a little about this incredible woman that it has been my honor to have a part of my life for the last 20 years. It probably won’t surprise you to know that we met in church. Actually in the same church that I am still a member of. We were attending an evening Bible Study. I say we but I was not always there as I often had to work, but I went as often as I could. I sat on one