When we study the Hebrew roots of our Christian faith, we can often discover a difference between the Hebrew meaning of words and our knowledge of them. One such word is "hearing" which in Hebrew is “shema”. Shema means to hear or listen, in an active, life-changing sense. Are you actively listening to God’s word this week?
Be Still and Know He is God
Silence is a lost art. As the world keeps turning and life bustles around us we can learn to “Be still and know that He is God,” as Psalms 46:10 says. Through moments of reflection, refreshment and listening, let’s take some time today to sit in God’s presence.