ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Some New Year Soundbites.

Updated on January 5, 2021
The70thweek profile image

I have been studying and teaching Bible doctrine for over 48 years and the shepherding teacher for home based Churches. Sola Scriptura

God Can Use Anything to Get Our Attention.

A puddle jarred my memories of some great Truths.
A puddle jarred my memories of some great Truths. | Source

A New Years Refresher.

As I was leaving our home Bible gathering yesterday, my Bible slipped out from under my arm and directly face down in a shallow puddle. There was no damage to the Bible but some old notes I kept tucked in the back took the brunt of the puddle. As I was later drying my notes, I came across what follows; almost long forgotten they were there. It was good for my soul to refresh myself and I thought that there could be others that could profit some soundbites from my past. Here goes:

*Never think that God’s good work can be overcome by your evil.

*Do not pretend you want to be led into the Truth if you will not bother to study the Bible as a whole. Sola Scriptura

*Darkness = Sin / Lost - When the soul is illuminated by the Spirit, the deadly nature of sin is exposed and men will then flee to God.

*Do not want to be thought of as good by others, rather than to be good to others.

*To defeat pride, we must remind ourselves daily how weak we are and how utterly dependent we are on God for every good and perfect gift.

*Do your best for God and He will forgive your worst.

*God does not need our sin to shore up His glory, His Truth or His Church.

*Truth is loved and prized only by those who recognize it and know it personally.

*If we do not desire to know the Truth, we have already rejected it.

*God warns His own, corrects His own and holds NO ill will towards His own.

*The man who will not keep up the power of holiness in his personal life, in some measure it makes himself useless to Christ.

*Our behavior betrays what we actually think of God.

*Never focus on how the Saint begins, but on how he ends.

*You can murder your own peace by starving it as well as stabbing it.

*While praying does not make all your fears evaporate, it keeps you from drowning.

*If you are not ashamed to live in sin, you look like the Devil himself.

*Although you are not what you want to be, yet you are not what you have been.

*Faith tells the soul what Christ has done; Hope revives the soul with news of what He will do.

*It is a thousand times better to die childless than Fatherless.

*Always conceive of God as an infinite being whose center is everywhere and His limits nowhere.


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
    ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)