2 Thessalonians

1 Peter 1

Peter’s intended recipients were people scattered throughout Asia Minor. The word diaspora, “dispersion,” is used elsewhere only twice. In James 1:1 the “twelve tribes” are specified, and in John 7:25 it refers to Jews dispersed “among the Greeks.” Although there are principles available for all Christians of all time, since Peter was acknowledged to be …

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Proverbs 16

Still working through Proverbs. Looking at chapter 16 here. Through loyal love and truth iniquity is appeased; through fearing the LORD one avoids evil. (16:6) There are really one two ways to live. We can choose to live on our own, hoping that the people who love us will be able to look past our …

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