Category Archives: maturity

messy maturity

devotional post # 2025 Luke 18:15-17 Luk 18:15 But they were even bringing their babies to him for him to touch. But when the disciples saw this, they began to object to those who brought them. Luk 18:16 But Jesus … Continue reading

Posted in commitment, discipleship, maturity | Tagged | Leave a comment

maturity without worry

WHO FILL THE GAPS? Luke 12:22-26 Luk 12:22 Then Jesus said to his disciples, “For this reason, I tell you, do not worry about your soul, what you will eat, or about your body, what you will wear. Luk 12:23 … Continue reading

Posted in maturity, rest, worry | Tagged | Leave a comment

whole health

Luke 2:39-41 Luk 2:39 And when they had completed everything according to the law of the Lord, they returned to Galilee, to their own town of Nazareth. Luk 2:40 And the child continued growing and becoming strong, filled with wisdom, … Continue reading

Posted in balance, growth, maturity | Tagged | Leave a comment

uncircumcised trees

Leviticus 19:23-25 Lev 19:23 “When you come into the land and plant any kind of tree for food, then you will regard its fruit as if it had a foreskin. Three years it will be uncircumcised to you; it must … Continue reading

Posted in blessings, contentment, fasting, maturity, patience | Tagged | Leave a comment

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

Posted in enemies, genuineness, love, maturity, purity, revenge | Tagged | Leave a comment

domestic renewal

Leviticus 14:33-42 Lev 14:33 Yahveh spoke to Moses and Aaron, and this is what he said, Lev 14:34 “When you come into the land of Canaan, which I give you for a possession, and I put a case of leprous … Continue reading

Posted in change, discipleship, maturity, restoration | Tagged | Leave a comment

showdown

DO YOU WANT THE ROD? 1 Corinthians 4:18-21   1Co 4:18 Thinking that I no longer plan to come to you, some have acted arrogantly. 1Co 4:19 But I will come to you at once, if the Lord wants me … Continue reading

Posted in criticism, humility, maturity, rebellion | Tagged | Leave a comment

stupid weighs more

DON’T SPOIL IT ALL Ecclesiastes 10:1-3 1 Dead flies make even fragrant oil stink, in the same way, a little stupidity is weightier than wisdom and honour. 2 A wise person’s heart goes this way, but the stupid person’s heart … Continue reading

Posted in balance, discernment, maturity, Solomon, wisdom | Tagged | Leave a comment

patience in spirit

WHAT IS YOUR LISTENING PREFERENCE?   Ecclesiastes 7:5-8 5 It is better for a man to hear the criticism of a wise person than to hear the party song of stupid people. 6 Because like the crackling of thorns burning … Continue reading

Posted in discernment, humility, maturity, patience, pride, wisdom | Tagged | Leave a comment

baby talk

Isaiah 28:7-15 7 And these also wobble because of wine and stagger because of strong drink; priest and prophet stagger because of strong drink; they are swallowed by wine. They stagger because of strong drink; they err in vision. They … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, bible study, dependence upon God, Isaiah, maturity | Tagged | Leave a comment