Before we go out into the world to tell people about Jesus, we must be in the Scriptures learning and allowing the Holy Spirit to give us insight. Without having God’s Word inside of us, we will be as useless as an unsharpened pencil to preach and defend the truth.
Category: The Bible
The hidden things refer to God’s revelation to men through the message of Jesus Christ. The word wise here is used in a negative term because of its context. So the word wise means self-righteousness, which tells of a person who thinks that they can know God apart from His Word. And, he or she can achieve a right standing before God through their good works.
Many say that the Bible doesn’t contain everything that a person does under the sun. For example, the Scriptures doesn’t say anything about smoking cigarettes and doing all types of hard drugs. And many other modern inventions that God’s Word doesn’t name. Can we truly base our lives, in any circumstance, on God’s Word and find answers to our problems, what we are going through? The answer is YES, without a shadow of a doubt.
John 17:15-17 15 I pray not that you would take them from the world, but that you would keep them from the evil one. 16 They are not of the world even as I am not of the world. 17 Sanctify them in your truth. Your word is truth. Jesus is not praying…