Purity, Holiness, and Devotion
ThinkingSaturday, December 28, 2019
Detractors routinely deride Christians as duped simpletons. Unfortunately, too many of us hand them fuel for that fire.
In contrast, the Bible is full of examples, encouragements, even outright commands to think, to meditate:
Make me understand the way of Your precepts;
So shall I meditate on Your wonderful works.
—Psalm 119:27 NKJV
“Come now, and let us reason together,” says the Lord … .
—Isaiah 1:18 NKJV
“What do you think about the Christ? Whose Son is He?”
—Matthew 22:42 NKJV
Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any virtue and if there is anything praiseworthy—meditate on these things.
—Philippians 4:8 NKJV
Here is a series of lessons that encourage us to give more and deeper thought to God, His word, and our service to Him: