Are Names Self-Fulfilling Prophecies?

When reading the bible I’ve often wondered if names are self-fulfilling prophecies. I mean the amount of times people have lived out the meaning of their names. Take the story of Jacob and Esau. Or the names of Joseph’s brothers. Or how God changes people’s names when they have a new purpose, like how he …

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The Glorious Melanin in Joseph King of Dreams!

The thing that peeves me off the most about movies based in Egypt is the white washing. I never thought about it as a kid as I didn't know better, although there were always live action movies that just pissed me off! Have you ever seen those really old movies based on Cleopatra or something …

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Vengeance is God’s

To me belongeth vengeance, and recompence; their foot shall slide in duetime: for the day of their calamity is at hand, and the things that shall come upon them make haste. Deuteronomy 32: 35 Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord. Romans 12: 19 What do those …

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Pray Ceaselessly: Let’s discuss

So the phrase "pray without ceasing" comes from the bible verse, 1 Thessalonians 5: 16-18: 16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. As you can see "pray without ceasing" is part of an uplifting sentence in 1 Thessalonians chapter 5. I feel like these verses …

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