'Boasting' Tagged Posts

'Boasting' Tagged Posts

Daily Devotions: October 26, 2018

October 26, 2018 Romans 3:26-28  …“Then what becomes of boasting? It is excluded. By what law? By that of works? No, but by the law of faith.” vs. 27 Because of his conviction that salvation came through faith and not by works of the law, Paul insisted that there was no room for boasting. And he’s right! When everything is based on grace we have nothing to brag about. As he had earlier written to the Galatians, “May I never…

Daily Devotions: September 23, 2018

September 23, 2018 Mark 9:33-37 …“But they were silent, for on the way they had argued with one another who was the greatest.” vs. 34 Those who listen to sports talk shows are accustomed to loud, opinionated men (usually) arguing about GOATs–just which athlete in any particular sport is the Greatest Of All Time. While that’s not particularly surprising in our sports obsessed society, it is surprising to see that the same sort of conversation took place among Jesus’ disciples as…