Let’s use the opportunity of #GivingTuesday to remember that it is more blessed to give than to receive – be it today or at any other time of the year.
Daryl McCarthy, Vice President of Academic Programs and Strategy, Forum of Christian Leaders, explains what the Bible says about knowledge and wisdom.
Having thrown off a religious sensibility, our death-haunted culture needs to squeeze every last drop of experience out of our limited existences, before it all slips away.
Spending time with God influences and puts into perspective my way of looking at things.
Is there anything stupid you feel tempted to do?
One of the main reasons that wisdom differs from knowledge or intelligence in the Bible is because it entails acting upon what one already knows.
John Chrysostom challenged the wealthy and the clergy through his preaching against the the abuses of riches and authority.
The phone I hold in my hands makes me behave and relate to others differently than I did before.
Everything man puts his mind to doing, no matter how good it is, cannot be compared to the wonders created by God.
We should recognise that breadth of awareness is not evidence of the depth of our engagement.
There is wisdom in the Holy Scriptures which vastly surpasses the knowledge that was available to human beings at the time!
I find it amazing that God would “overcome” the world in the worst thinkable way, by letting his son be condemned to death. He allowed the darkest force to be used against him.