Faye Bryant

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

There are two becauses in this verse. Both would be replaceable by since or therefore. At the end of chapter 6 we see a promise to the Corinthians who had a hard time moving from their past idol worship to God worship. God tells these believers who still serve carved gods that can’t do anything […]

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

It has become difficult to trust people because we’ve had so many choose to lie to us, contractors who don’t do the job they signed up to do, car repair folks who don’t change the oil filter even though you paid for it, lawn care teams that don’t complete the job, spouses who cheat, accountants […]

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

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Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

“Trust in the Lord always, for the Lord GOD is the eternal Rock.” Simple enough. I already trust Him. We’re good. Day’s done. Are you sure? Did you trust Him for salvation and let that cover the rest? What’s trusting in Him really look like? Here are some descriptors from the Amplified Version: • commit […]

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

Paul the apostle wrote a letter to the church at Corinth. This church had some real difficulties trying to live as the new creation they were amidst the corrupt culture of their city. Here Paul was telling them about heaven being God’s presence, unfettered by sinful humanity’s inability to see Him face to face. This […]

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

Today’s focus verse starts with a “therefore,” so let’s check out what was said previously. Verses 23-24 say, “There were many priests under the old system, for death prevented them from remaining in office. But because Jesus lives forever, his priesthood lasts forever.” ‭‭ Well, that makes verse 25 really pop, doesn’t it? Let’s paraphrase […]

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

Warning: we’re going to be talking tough here this morning. All truth, all in love. Isaiah had listened to the whining and complaining of the people and answered them with, “Listen! The Lord’s arm is not too weak to save you, nor is his ear too deaf to hear you call. It’s your sins that […]

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

Just walking distance from my house is a huge cavern. It’s an attraction that draws thousands of people every year. One of the most stunning and frightening parts of the tour is the Big Room. In that room, guests must sit on the bench at the back wall. The guide describes how tall some of […]

Another Daily Musing from the Comfy Chair with a View

The Apostle Paul wrote this letter we now call a book from a prison in Rome. He wrote it to the believers in Philippi. He was encouraging those believers to watch for false teachers, to choose joy in all situations and how to live in the midst of persecution. The words we’re focused on today […]