What Does Vindicate Mean In The Bible?


What does it mean to vindicate when used in the Bible? What does this mean to the believer and the non-believer? Vindication Defined A definition of vindication means the act of vindicating something or someone and this means to clear, as from an accusation, an imputation, a suspicion, or the like as in the case of vindicating someone's honor whose name and reputation has been slandered or false accusations have been made against them. The word vindicate has a similar meaning within the … [Read more...]

How To Find Peace With God


What does it mean to find peace with God? How can we find peace with God according to the Bible? The Peace of God You cannot have the peace of God until you are first at peace with God but how is this possible? Paul tells us in Romans 5:1-2 “Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we boast in the hope of the glory of God.” There it is! Only … [Read more...]

What Does Yoke Mean In The Bible?


If you’ve read the Bible you’ve probably heard the use of the word “yoke.” What does the Bible mean in reference to a yoke? What is a Yoke? A yoke is a fitting for a so-called beast of burden that would be placed around the neck of one or more animals like an ox for example. This fitting was placed around the neck in order to allow the animal or animals for the purpose of pulling loads and typically consisted of a curved piece of wood with leather straps as a binding which would allow them to d … [Read more...]

5 Lessons From The Bible Story of Noah


Here are 5 lessons that I learned from the account of Noah in the Book of Genesis. Sealing the Ark and the Atonement When Noah built the ark, he had to make it waterproof of course and what did he use? He used a special tar-like substance that is called pitch. This pitch was a very strong water repellant. God instructed Noah to “Make yourself an ark of gopher wood. Make rooms in the ark, and cover it inside and out with pitch” (Gen 6:14). The interesting thing about the word used for pitch is t … [Read more...]

5 Prayers For Your Child


Here are 5 powerful prayers for a sick child that you can use or combine them all into one potent prayer in behalf of a sick child. Prayer Number One Great God in Heaven, ruler of the universe, You are supreme over all that happens and I know that You control all circumstances even though we are responsible for our own actions. Please, I pray for You to intervene on behalf of my child to speed his/her recovery so that she/he might recover and be restored to good health. In this way, I can … [Read more...]

Can The Bible Save My Marriage?


Can we find help in the Bible to save a marriage? Can the Bible give us guidance for this? Marriage is… Marriage is not a contract as some incorrectly state. Marriage is a covenant that is until death do they part. There are biblical exceptions of course like ongoing, unrepentant adultery and also violence to one of the marriage partners and/or the children and if this occurs, it should result in severe fines and imprisonment but in the beginning, marriage was designed to be permanent and last … [Read more...]