120411 He that earneth wages earneth wages to put it into a bag with holes

"Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying, 'This people say, 'The time is not come, the time that the LORD’S house should be built.'  Then came the word of the LORD by Haggai the prophet, saying,  'Is it time for you, O ye, to dwell in your cieled houses, and this house lie waste?'  Now … Continue reading 120411 He that earneth wages earneth wages to put it into a bag with holes

102611 Our inheritance is turned to strangers, our houses to aliens

"Remember, O LORD, what is come upon us: consider, and behold our reproach.  Our inheritance is turned to strangers, our houses to aliens.  We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.  We have drunken our water for money; our wood is sold unto us.   Our necks are under persecution: we labour, and have … Continue reading 102611 Our inheritance is turned to strangers, our houses to aliens

101811 Woe be unto the pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture!

"Woe be unto the pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture! saith the LORD.  Therefore thus saith the LORD God of Israel against the pastors that feed My people; 'Ye have scattered My flock, and driven them away, and have not visited them: behold, I will visit upon you the evil of … Continue reading 101811 Woe be unto the pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture!

101711 The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked

"The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it?  I the LORD search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.  As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them not; so he that getteth … Continue reading 101711 The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked