The gap between words and actions, as well as attitudes, is where I need to focus and where any serious disciple should focus. A well written blog.
Now the Berean Jews were of more noble character than those in Thessalonica, for they received the message with great eagerness and examined the Scriptures every day to see if what Paul said was true.
Paul is preaching the gospel to a new area, after being rioted out of the precious town by Jews who didn’t want to hear what he (and his group of disciples) had to say. The next town they go to, in Berea, they see contrast.
These Jewish people are open to hearing. But they’re also examining the scriptures. They are examining the scriptures every day. They are examining the scriptures to see if what Paul is saying is true. Likely, they are also examining Paul and his disciples.
Things brings up two points.
1) How are we digesting all of the information that is presented to us? If it is news, are we…
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