Foundation

Building on the Right Foundation - Matthew 7:24 – 7:29 (commentary)

In this parable Jesus presented two options to His listeners as to what they can do with their life. They are responsible for what He has taught and must make a choice. The two men in this story had much in common, both had desires to build a house. Both built houses that l …

The Foundation Work of Creation - Psalms 104:1 – 104:9 (commentary)

The earth is built on God’s foundations (v. 5). These foundations established the boundaries of the sea’s reach (vv. 5-8) and also the boundaries of the seas’s rage (v. 9). Psalm 104 presents Him as a God of creation. The psalmist was evidently a man in love with nature’s author …

Christ is Greater Than The Angels - Hebrews 1:1 – 1:7 (commentary)

How does someone write to suffering Christians and tell them to stay faithful, despite the fact they are going through severe trials? The author wisely begins not by considering their difficult circumstances, nor by simply telling them, “This is right to do, so do it.” …

The Foundation of a Christian Life - I Corinthians 3:10 – 3:15 (commentary)

It seems that Paul is writing in this passage about the building of the Christian life. He starts out talking about the foundation, which is always the least noticed and the most important part of any building (v. 10). A building is only as solid as its foundation. The foundati …