Posts Tagged 'Martha'

God Gives Rest and Peace

April 9th, 2019

God Gives Rest and Peace

Psalm 127:1-2 (KJB) A Song of degrees for Solomon. Except the LORD build the house, they labour in vain that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman waketh but in vain. 2 It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows: for so he giveth his beloved sleep.

These verses remind me of Martha and Mary.  One toiled busily while the other ...

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Believest Thou This?

January 08, 2017

Believest Thou This?

John 11:25-26 (KJB)   Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:  26 And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this?

Jesus is simply stating to his close friend Martha that to personally know Him is to share in His death, burial, and resurrection.  Jesus was introducing eternal life to her in the midst of her brother ...

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“But One Thing is Needful…”

Now it came to pass, as they went, that he entered into a certain village: and a certain woman named Martha received him into her house. And she had a sister called Mary, which also sat at Jesus’ feet, and heard his word. But Martha was cumbered about much serving, and came to him, and said, Lord, dost thou not care that my sister hath left me to serve alone? bid her therefore that she help me. And ...

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