I love the placement of the word “but” in the context of this verse. The preceding two verses call the one who trusts in man cursed. Not so for the one who trusts in God! The prophet ends on a high note. I’ve seen this careful arrangement of phrases before in Scripture, and it’s a…Details
My musings spill from a heart overflowing with love for Jesus.
I named my blog Oil from the Jar because the Holy Spirit is the oil and I’m the jar.
As a Bible teacher, author and worship leader committed to waiting on God for insight and revelation, I have resolved to listen to Him before letting anyone listen to me. I like to say it this way: I pour out what God pours in.
For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of God’s glory displayed in the face of Christ. But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us. —2 Corinthians 4:6-7 NIV