Because The LORD Was With…

"And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, a place where the king's prisoners were bound: and he was there in the prison. But the LORD was with Joseph, and shewed him mercy, and gave him favour in the sight of the keeper of the prison. And the keeper of the prison …

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Lift Up Your Eyes and See

"And the Angel of God spake unto me in a dream, saying, 'Jacob:' And I said, 'Here am I.' And He said, 'Lift up now thine eyes, and see, all the rams which leap upon the cattle are ringstraked, speckled, and grisled: for I have seen all that Laban doeth unto thee. I am the …

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As He Had Said

"And the LORD visited Sarah as He had said, and the LORD did unto Sarah as He had spoken. For Sarah conceived, and bare Abraham a son in his old age, at the set time of which God had spoken to him."  Genesis 21:1-2  (KJB) REFERENCES: Genesis 50:24; Luke 1:68; 19:44; Romans 4:17-20; Matthew 24:35; …

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Day Four – Until The Time Is Right

There is a great blessing in reading through the Bible in a more speedy way.  It is exciting, challenging, and enlightening. It also seems to help put it all together into order. Our reading this morning covers Genesis 40 – Exodus 2. We have gone from the days of creation; Adam and Eve in the …

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Day Three – GOD Is Sovereign

Many trust in what is called fate.  Some trust in faith as though faith has power of its own.  “Just have faith” is what is heard quite often.  What is the difference in “fate” and “faith”.  Fate is events guided by events to the best of my knowledge; “What ever will be will be” mentality.  …

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Day Two – The Men of Genesis Promise

These men all had something in common.  What is that commonality?  They are all sinners, deceivers, liars and tricksters.  Yes!  Even Abraham the patriarch of Judaism and Christianity. Abraham had the promises of God for the land of Canaan.  Verse 18 of chapter 15 of Genesis states, “In the same day the LORD made a …

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Day One – Genesis 1 -13

A month or so back I started encouraging the membership of Shiloah Baptist to read the Bible through in 90 days.  I have done it twice in previous years. The first time was in 2012 and I even wrote about each days reading on my blog Broken Pieces. I am cheating a bit with these …

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