Day Twenty One – The Rise and Fall of Kings and Commoners

The reading today was from 1 Samuel 30 thru 2 Samuel 11.  Quite interesting reading of wars, strife, the death of one king and his family; the rise of a new king, and his fall. We see battles where people are killed.  People of Israel are destroyed by foreign kings, and by their own people.  … More Day Twenty One – The Rise and Fall of Kings and Commoners

He That Glories…

“For we dare not make ourselves of the number, or compare ourselves with some that commend themselves: but they measuring themselves by themselves, and comparing themselves among themselves, are not wise. But we will not boast of things without measure, but according to the measure of the rule which God hath distributed to us, a … More He That Glories…

The Curse Tree

“And if a man have committed a sin worthy of death, and he be to be put to death, and thou hang him on a tree: his body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise bury him that day; (for he that is hanged is accursed of God;) … More The Curse Tree

Cities of Refuge

“And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, ‘Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, ‘When ye be come over Jordan into the land of Canaan; then ye shall appoint you cities to be cities of refuge for you; that the slayer may flee thither, which killeth any person at unawares. And they … More Cities of Refuge

Some… Would Pervert the Gospel of Christ – Galations 1:6-10

“I marvel that ye are so soon removed from Him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel: which is not another; but there be some that trouble you, and would pervert the gospel of Christ. But though we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel unto you than that which … More Some… Would Pervert the Gospel of Christ – Galations 1:6-10

Salvation to the Ends of the Earth – Acts 13:44-52

“And the next sabbath day came almost the whole city together to hear the word of God. But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy, and spake against those things which were spoken by Paul, contradicting and blaspheming. Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word … More Salvation to the Ends of the Earth – Acts 13:44-52

Luke 14:25-35

“And there went great multitudes with Him: and He turned, and said unto them, ‘If any come to Me, and hate not his father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brethren, and sisters, yea, and his own life also, he cannot be My disciple. And whosoever doth not bear his cross, and come after Me, cannot … More Luke 14:25-35

A Tall Order

The Scripture reading for today is 1 Kings 4 – 6… “And the word of the LORD came to Solomon, saying, ‘Concerning this house which thou art in building, if thou wilt walk in My statutes, and execute My judgments, and keep all My commandments to walk in them; then will I perform My word with … More A Tall Order

Romans 8:18-25 Earnest Expectation for Redemption

Earnest Expectation For Redemption Romans 8:18-25 In our last study of Romans 8:10-17 we looked at “A Joyful Expectation In The Father”. That Joyful Expectation is due to His promise that we are “Joint heirs” with Jesus Himself. “Joint heir” means; everything that is His is ours. I am glad to be a joint heir … More Romans 8:18-25 Earnest Expectation for Redemption