Tag Archives: Listening

October 11, 2020, Luke 6:27-36, ISSL Reflections Post 3

VII.In our Scripture, Jesus is asking that those willing to listen, will hear what he has to say. And, what do we hear? Something we call the “golden rule”? How do you hear these words of Jesus flesh out the … Continue reading

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August 9, 2020, James 1:19-27 – Post 3 – ISSL Reflections

Here is a link to three translations for this week’s Scripture –https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=james%201%3A19-27&version=NRSV,ESV,MSG VII.Today let’s notice how some of this passage is presented in The Message – Don’t fool yourself into thinking that you are a listener when you are anything … Continue reading

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June 14, 2020, Proverbs 2:1-11 – Post 3 – ISSL Reflections

You can find this week’s Scripture at –https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=proverbs+2%3A1-11&version=NRSV and here are three other translations,https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=proverbs%202%3A1-11&version=ESV;NET;MSG VII.This week we’ve heard the Proverbist call us to pay attention to his words and heard the encouragement to not be a passive listener or merely … Continue reading

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June 14, 2020, Proverbs 2:1-11 – Post 2 – ISSL Reflections

You can find this week’s Scripture at –https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=proverbs+2%3A1-11&version=NRSV and you can very easily look at different translations and even put several translations in parallel, for instance,https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=proverbs%202%3A1-11&version=NRSV;NIV;CEB IV.The other day I asked,“What does The Lord call us to do? …. And … Continue reading

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