January 2017

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God’s Correction

by John Schofield

January 30, 2017 “My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his correction: For whom the LORD loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.” (Proverbs 3:11-12). For those of us who are parents this passage resonates. We know the acorn does not fall far […]

Put Your Armor On

by John Schofield

January 16, 2017 “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.” (Proverbs 3:5). What a powerful God-given, fool-proof admonition for 2017. “Some trust in chariots, and some in horses; but we will remember the name of the Lord our God.” (Psalm 20:7).  Some are trusting in President-elect Donald […]

My Way vs. God’s Way

by John Schofield

January 14, 2017 In 2017, we can live life on our terms or in loving obedience to God. Some thoughts on Proverbs 3:1-2. Proverbs 3 (KJV 1900) I.  3:1 *My son, forget not my law; A negative admonition: Do not forget. Why would a father tell a son not to forget? Is it not simply because […]