Communication

Deliverance From God’s Word - Psalms 119:169 – 119:176 (commentary)

This last stanza of this great psalm serves as a doxology to sum up many of the themes of Psalm 119. The tone is one of humble petition rather than arrogant demanding.1. How to have intimate communication with the Lord (vv. 169-172). a.&n …

Tongues Must Be Interpreted - I Corinthians 14:10 – 14:17 (commentary)

Paul’s statement gives us good reason to believe that he was referring to known languages and not some “heavenly” language (vv 10-11). Each known language is different and yet it has its own meaning. No matter how sincere a speaker may be, if I do not understand his l …

The Call of Samuel - I Samuel 3:1 – 3:21 (commentary)

Listening and responding is vital in a relationship with God. As we see from this passage, God is no respecter of age or position when it comes to communication. He can and may work through anyone he chooses. Most of us would have expected God to speak to the older statesman, E …