Presentation, Proclamation, Propitiation, Praise

PRESENTATIONThen I saw in the right hand of him who sat on the throne a scroll with writing on both sides and sealed with seven seals. (Revelation 5:1)

Right Hand of God – The “right hand” is a figure of speech that represents God’s ultimate power and authority.(1) God’s right hand is the means whereby victories are obtained for the people of God (Psalm 17:7; 98:1). It is also an instrument of Continue reading “Presentation, Proclamation, Propitiation, Praise”

Hollow Promises?

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1 Corinthians 15:55-57“Death has been swallowed up in victory.” “Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?”  The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. (NIV 1984)

My Musing – Originally I had “dyer’s” block with respect to today’s musing.  It is, after all, Easter morning and how does one do an amusing on such an important topic without seeming sacrilegious?  Without participating in the diversion and dilution of the message of this Holy day that modern culture has been so successful in perpetuating?

I’ll start by recounting a memory from my early childhood.  My first memory Continue reading “Hollow Promises?”