James and John were called the “Sons of Thunder.” When they discovered a Samaritan village that would not receive Jesus, they were fully prepared to call down fire to consume the entire community! Perhaps they felt that through such a show of power, their gospel message might be enhanced… – Henry Blackaby
A lot of Christians seem to be ready to “call down fire” when it comes to the morality of their neighbors, friends, relatives…and even this country. However, from what perspective are they coming from…their own or God’s?
Often, we take words so casually, tossing them around with such disregard. However, as Jon Walker, author of “The Purpose Driven Life Daily Devotionals” writes: We can speak death with our words, or we can speak life.