Being Woven

Monthly Archives: January, 2019

A Mist

But there went up a mist from the earth, and watered the whole face of the ground.  Genesis 2:6 אֵד  ‘ed … (in the sense of enveloping); a fog:—mist, vapor …to surround — is whatever guards and strengthens anything, i.e., defense, a bark, a veil, also atmosphere. And every plant of the field before it …

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Make Ready

“… and he will go before him in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just, to make ready for the Lord a people prepared.”  Luke 1:17 ESV Many versions read: “… so as to make ready a people …

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Being a New Widow this Christmas

But Mary treasured up all these things, pondering them in her heart.  Luke 2:19 συμβάλλω symballō “to throw together, confer,” etc., has the meaning “to ponder,” i.e., “to put one thing with another in considering circumstances,” as in Luke 2:19 Other definitions of the word, pondering, in other Bible verses are: to combine, i.e. (in …

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