1 Kings 17:24
And the woman said to Elijah, Now by this I know that thou art a man of God, and that
the word of the Lord in thy mouth is truth.
A True Report
Radiology report is an accurate truthful representation of what was seen on an image by
The image determines what the "truth" is for that patient.
The doctor's job is to be as accurate in his assessment of that picture. He must
exactly say what is wrong, and must comment about what is not wrong. His report
must be exactly the truth, perfectly accurate.
His report is read and repeated by other doctors, who relay the information to the
If we or our loved ones are sick, and we demand perfect and accurate truthful report
from a doctor, how much more; when it comes to our ETERNAL SOUL; should we
DEMAND that our preachers say only the truth?
How much more should we set a high personal standard for ourselves and DEMAND
for ourselves that we are following ONLY the truth, and not just religious tradition or
17 Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth.
We are sanctified (set apart unto God), in other words; we get our identity as God's own
people by how closely we follow the Bible.
When we hear truth, see that it matches the written Word, and then alter our lives if
necessary to follow it - no matter how uncomfortable or inconvenient.
If by our actions, people can "read a living Bible" by looking at what we do
By only tolerating truth; by totally rejecting even the half-truth - no matter who is
And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory
as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.
Jesus is the WORD made flesh. He was a living Bible personified.
8 The statutes of the Lord are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the Lord is
pure, enlightening the eyes.
Many times today, it happens: doctors see things on reports that don't get acted on,
whether the doctor is too conservative, or it just gets overlooked. To the detriment of the