What Is The Biblical Difference Between Meekness and Humility?


Are meekness and humility different? Are they the same? What’s the difference between the two? What is Meekness? One of the best definitions of meekness that I have ever read is that it is strength under control. Meekness does not mean weakness and being a doormat so that everyone can walk all over you. The definition of meekness is someone who is humble, teachable, and patient under suffering. The person who has meekness means that they have the absence of any feelings of being better than o … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses To Deal With Jealousy


Here are 7 Bible verses that can help us all deal with jealousy. Proverbs 30:8-9 “Remove far from me falsehood and lying; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the food that is needful for me, lest I be full and deny you and say, “Who is the LORD?” or lest I be poor and steal and profane the name of my God.” Solomon, one of the wisest men to walk this earth saw the wisdom of balance. He knew that poverty could cause a person to become a thief but riches could make a person forget God … [Read more...]

5 Prayers To Pray For Your Children Today


Here are 5 prayers that you can pray for your children or grandchildren today that I believe are biblically sound. Prayer for Protection Righteous Father, our children are so precious to us and so how much more precious are they to You. Please give me peace of mind that reassures me to know that You go before them and are always with them, when I cannot be. Since I know that Your eye is on the sparrow and we are of much more value to You than they, I thank You that I can trust You to watch … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Arrogance? A Christian Study


How does the Bible define arrogance? Why is God opposed to all who live arrogantly? A Secular Definition of Arrogance You could define arrogance as a person's sense of his or her own importance that shows itself in a proud and insulting way before others. It acts condescendingly towards other people and looks down on others with a superior attitude towards self and with regards to other people considers them in just the opposite manner. This creates a personality that is overbearingly assuming … [Read more...]

Was Lucifer A Fallen Angel? A Bible Study


Was Lucifer or Satan a fallen angel? If he was a fallen angel, what was the cause of his fall? Who is Lucifer? Most of the better manuscripts and different translations that I have checked do not actually have the name Lucifer in them. The King James Version as well as a few others does say in Isaiah 14:12 “How art thou fallen from heaven, O Lucifer, son of the morning! how art thou cut down to the ground, which didst weaken the nations!” The Hebrew word Isaiah uses is “heylel” and it means “li … [Read more...]

Who Were The Scribes In The Bible? A Christian Study


Who were the scribes mentioned in the Bible? Where there scribes in both the Old Testament and the New Testament? The King’s Scribes When we think of the scribes, we often associate them with the self-righteous Pharisees but the scribes of the Old Testament had little to do with those in the New Testament. Even though we know that Moses wrote the first five books of the Old Testament (called the Pentateuch), there is strong evidence that the Scribes did much of the work in recording the Old T … [Read more...]