idolatry Tag Archive

Like a Scarecrow in a Melon Patch.

Like a scarecrow in a melon patch, their idols cannot speak; they must be carried because they cannot walk. Jeremiah 10:5a (NIV) Until I came across this verse in Jeremiah, I hadn’t realized I had a melon patch, particularly since growing things in a garden isn’t my first love. But scarecrows? Got a lot of […]

Along Came a Cowboy.

You shall have no other gods before me; You shall not make for yourself an idol in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below. Exodus 20:3-4 But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew […]

Me & My Five Husbands.

The woman (at Jacob’s well) said to Him (Jesus), “Sir, give me this water so that I won’t get thirsty and have to keep coming here to draw water.” He told her, “Go, call your husband and come back.” “I have no husband,” she replied. Jesus said to her, “You are right when you say […]