Today in the Word; Donate. The vision of A Word from the Lord is to share Biblical teaching using the instruments of radio, print, the Internet, and satellite technology so that people might discover the living Jesus for themselves and become more faithful followers of Jesus by hearing and applying the Word of God in their lives. Bible Reading Plan, More information about AWFTL and Dr. Beach He has openly shown his righteousness in the sight of the nations. Learn more, Q&A with Questions to Archbishop Beach from you and video Answers from Dr. Beach To live below with saints we know, thats another story. We are human and no matter how much we love one another according to Gods Word, we still are able to drive each other crazy. This video is unavailable. Today's Devotion. Then the pandemic hit and we were forced to find a way to live together. He wanted them to keep their eyes and their hearts on the joys of following Jesus Christ. Thankfully the issue is life or death, but Im sure there is someone reading this today that is waiting to hear about test results than will be life changing. Charles Swindoll has a name for this phenomenon: the porcupine syndrome. I ask the what if questions, and they always end in something bad. Reaching out through the church, the radio, weekly email messages, the Internet, and newspaper columns, in clear and concise ways, he brings out the principles of the Word of God so that listeners may apply them in their lives.”, Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. Dr. Beach is a graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, the School of Theology at the University of the South, and Georgia State University. Thanks be to God. We cannot overcome the world by our own abilities, but we can know the world is overcome by the blood of Christ and walk in the promise daily praising God for showing us that which is to come. When researching, I use several versions of the bible, including the New International Version and English Standard Version. Dr. Foley Beach is the Archbishop of the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA), Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of the South (ADOTS), and Chairman of the Global Anglican Future Conference (GAFCON) representing over 50 Million Anglicans around the world. 4. Complaints about waiting for the laundry seem silly compared to a cancer diagnosis. The store was helpful and got us a great deal. We wait for test results. It takes faith and trust to wait patiently to see the fulfillment of the promise. We just had to wait for our first bill and we would see everything was right. In today’s world of confusing and conflicting messages from the Church, a major goal of A Word from the Lord can be summarized from Nehemiah when: They read from the Book of the Law of God, making it clear and giving meaning so that the people could understand what was being read (Nehemiah 8:8,NIV). This is why the divorce lawyers are having a field day with families falling apart because they are spending too much time together. Would they fix it if it was wrong? Peggy Hoppes, September 2020 Let the mountains sing for joy together. I spend the time of waiting not in patience but in thought, and it is never good thought. The Lectionary consists of four texts: an Old Testament passage, a Psalm, a passage from one of the Epistles and a Gospel text and follows the church calendar. November 2020 The billboard showed a measuring tape with the words, When you need more than six feet. I can understand the sentiment; I am sure that a lot of people were struggling with the constant presence of people in their households. THE ETERNAL WORD OF GOD “…All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of the Lord stands forever.” 1 Peter 1:24-25. Gods promise is true and it is fulfilled, but we are not going to fully see it until the Day of the Lord. Cotswold Adventure If you would like to contact me, please use the following address, replacing the bracketed words with the symbol. Don’t let them in. Bible. Please remember to give credit to the Author who has given you these gifts, and keep in remembrance the vessel which He used to bring them to you. Sin and death has been defeated, yet we still see sin and death in our world. They added extra phones and our bill was outrageous. JOIN US TO STUDY GOD'S WORD! Pastor Swindoll asks the question, How can we break ye olde porcupine syndrome? He then says, The answer is in one word involvement. Visit the link below and you will receive the WORD in your box Monday through Friday. We know that the sharp quills of our own sinfulness cause others to move away, but we are encouraged to be humble, to serve each other with grace. You are welcome to use these words to share the Gospel of our Lord Jesus. You are welcome to use the writings on these pages or pass them on to others who might find a touch from God in the words. It is tempting to idealize the early church. Thank you for your continued interest, prayers and messages of encouragement. Im a worrier, so I dont like to wait because waiting always leads me to worry. I was driving down the highway a few months ago and noticed a billboard. Download the App | Subscribe. We never need to fight for what God has promised. If therefore there is any exhortation in Christ, if any consolation of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any tender mercies and compassion, make my joy full by being like-minded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind; doing nothing through rivalry or through conceit, but in humility, each counting others better than himself; each of you not just looking to his own things, but each of you also to the things of others. Philippians 2:1-4, WEB.