Category Archives: enemies

do not go quietly

  Psalm 38:13-20 Psalm 38:13 I am like a deaf person; I do not hear. I am like a speechless person who does not open his mouth. Psalm 38:14 I am like a man who does not hear and has … Continue reading

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on their way out

  Psalm 37:35-36 Psalm 37:35 I have seen a wicked, violent person well-rooted, like a flourishing native tree. Psalm 37:36 Then I passed by and noticed he was gone; I searched for him, but he could not be found. on … Continue reading

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delighting in his rescue

  Psalm 35:9-10 Psalm 35:9 Then my throat will celebrate in Yahveh; I will delight in his rescue. Psalm 35:10 All my bones will say, “Yahveh, who is like you, rescuing the poor from one too strong for him, the … Continue reading

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Can we have enemies?

Psalm 18:39-42 Psalm 18:39 You have decked me out with strength for battle; you forced my adversaries to their knees beneath me. Psalm 18:40 You have made my enemies retreat before me; I annihilate those who hate me. Psalm 18:41 … Continue reading

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three enemies

DO YOU KNOW WHO YOU ARE FIGHTING? Luke 8:11-15 Luk 8:11 “Now the illustration applies to this: The seed is the word of God. Luk 8:12 Those along the path are the ones who have heard; then the devil comes … Continue reading

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reflecting God’s particular purity

Leviticus 19:17-19 Lev 19:17 “You will not hate your brother in your heart, but you will reason frankly with your associate, or you will be responsible for a mistake because of him. Lev 19:18 You will not take vengeance or … Continue reading

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permanently right

Isaiah 54:14-17 14 “You will be set permanently right, keeping far from oppression, because you will not fear it, and from terror, because it will not come near you. 15 If someone does attack, it will not be from me; … Continue reading

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be a hiding place for them

Isaiah 16:1-5 1 Send a ram to the ruler of the land, from Sela desert to the mountain of daughter Zion. 2 And this will happen: the daughters of Moab at the fords of Arnon will be like a bird … Continue reading

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Befriend quickly

Matthew 5:21-26 21 “You have heard that it was said to the ancient ones, ‘You should not murder; and whoever murders might experience judgment.’ 22 But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother will experience … Continue reading

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A Problem for Shem & Japheth

Genesis 10:10-20 10 The start of his kingdom was Babel, Erech, Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar. 11 From that land Ham went into Assyria and built Nineveh, Rehoboth-Ir, Calah, and 12 Resen (the great city) between Nineveh … Continue reading

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