Seek Meekness and Please Jehovah

“Seek Jehovah, all you meek ones of the earth … Seek meekness”​— Zephaniah 2:3  [From ws 02/19 p.8 Study Article 7: April 15 -21] Have you been enthralled watching a beautiful TV program perhaps about some wildlife and as the story comes to a climax then the program...

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Keep Your Integrity!

“Until I die, I will not renounce my integrity!”​— Job 27:5  [From ws 02/19 p.2 Study Article 6: April 8 -14] The preview to the article this week asks, what is integrity? Why does Jehovah value that quality in his servants? Why is integrity important to each of us?...

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How can you Safeguard your heart?

“Above all the things that you guard, safeguard your heart.”​—Proverbs 4:23  [From ws 01/19 p.14 Study Article 3: March 18-24] After highlighting how a good physical diet helps us keep healthy, paragraph 5 states: “Likewise, to keep ourselves in good spiritual...

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Praise Jehovah in the Congregation

“In the midst of the congregation I will praise you”​—Psalm 22:22  [From ws 01/19 p.8 Study Article 2: March 11-17] This week’s study article is about a problem endemic to most of the congregations, if not all. The problem of commenting. There are many fine...

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Honor “What God has Yoked together”

“What God has yoked together, let no man put apart.”​—Mark 10:9   [From ws 12/18 p.10 February 11 – February 17] If someone or an Organization speaks or writes about a subject, then for any advice to be accepted they must have freeness of speech themselves on that...

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“See You in Paradise!”

  “You will be with me in Paradise.”​—Luke 23:43  [From ws 12/18 p.2 February 4 – February 10] After giving us the usage and meaning of the Greek word “paradeisos” (an unspoiled naturally beautiful park or garden) paragraph 8 gives us accurate information. In...

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Who Molds Your Thinking?

“Stop being molded by this system of things.”​ – Romans 12:2  [From ws 11/18 p.18 January 21, 2019 – January 27, 2019] A better question for this article to pose and answer truthfully would be “Who molds your thinking, God’s word or Watchtower publications?” Of...

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Defining Christianity

This is the first video in a new series called “Bible Musings.”  I’ve created a YouTube playlist under that title. I’ve been wanting to do this for some time, but there always seemed to be something more pressing to clear away first.  There still is, and there...

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Buy Truth and Never Sell it

[Review of ws 11/18 p. 3 December 31 - January 6] "Buy truth and never sell it, also wisdom and discipline and understanding."—Pr 23:23 Paragraph 1 contains a comment with which most, if not all, will agree: “Our most precious possession is our relationship with...

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Teaching the Truth

“O Jehovah, . . . the very essence of your word is truth.”​—Psalm 119:159-160  [From ws 10/18 p.11 December 10 – December 16] The contents page has the following summary relevant to this article:” How can we use our Teaching Toolbox to teach the truth in our...

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Speaking the Truth

“Speak the truth with one another.”​—Zechariah 8:16.  [From ws 10/18 p. 6 – December 3 – December 9] The contents page has the following summary about this article and the article for the following week: ”Lying has become commonplace in today’s society. How did the...

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“Almighty yet Considerate”

[Jehovah] well knows how we are formed, remembering that we are dust.”—Psalms 103:14.  [From ws 9/18 p. 23 – November 19 – November 25]   Paragraph 1 opens with a reminder: “POWERFUL and influential people often “lord it over” others, even dominating them....

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