and when my voice is lost in death....
What a blessing it is to be able to breathe.
John introduces his thesis: that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God.
Like nature, our seasons are not all on the same timetable, but they are certain just the same.
Scripture intends to produce fear, or awe, or respect for God, and so it is said to BE the fear of the Lord.
The Word of God is the source of all joy.
You put a door on your house and keep it closed. Why would you be any less careful with your mind?
General revelation can only condemn.
Life gets messy, but God's Word is sufficient to meet all our heart's needs.
The "Vine Life" is the only life worth living.