Monthly Archives: February 2017

Times of Refreshing

CH-February 2, 2017     What do you find most refreshing? A cold drink on a hot day? An afternoon nap? Listening to praise and worship music? The biblical theme of refreshing has a variety of physical and spiritual meanings. In Scripture we read of refreshment by resting on the Sabbath (Ex. 23:12), with cool…

Tough and Tender

CH-February 1, 2017     “Any fool can start a quarrel” (Prov. 20:3). “The name of the wicked will rot” (10:7). “He who hates correction is stupid” (12:1). Is it right for God’s Word to call people fools, wicked, and stupid? Isn’t God all about love and kindness? Indeed, God is love. God is kindness. He created a world…