Please Be Quiet

Proverbs 12:18 “There is that speaketh like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise is health.” Have you ever been around someone who doesn’t know when to stop talking? It is annoying to hear them constantly talk. They are the ones who seem to know everything […] Read more »

Alliances that Destroy

Nehemiah 13:3 “Now it came to pass, when they had heard the law, that they separated from Israel all the mixed multitude.” After the wall was built, Nehemiah had to break many of the alliances these people made throughout their years of bondage. Nehemiah 13 shows several alliances the people […] Read more »

Love Is…

Romans 13:10 “Love worketh no ill to his neighbour: therefore love is the fulfilling of the law.” Love is one of the most misused words. People say, “I love you,” but their words oftentimes do not match their actions. Love is not a noun but a verb. Love is an […] Read more »

Responding to Opposition

Nehemiah 4:1 “But it came to pass, that when Sanballat heard that we builded the wall, he was wroth, and took great indignation, and mocked the Jews.” Nehemiah learned early on in the rebuilding of the wall that everybody would not be thrilled with his work for the LORD. The […] Read more »

Inexcusable

Romans 2:1 “Therefore thou art inexcusable, O man, whosoever thou art that judgest: for wherein thou judgest another, thou condemnest thyself; for thou that judgest doest the same things.” One thing that man has always tried to do is to find the reason a person commits a sin. We live […] Read more »

A Space of Grace

Ezra 9:8 “And now for a little space grace hath been shewed from the LORD our God, to leave us a remnant to escape, and to give us a nail in his holy place, that our God may lighten our eyes, and give us a little reviving in our bondage.” […] Read more »

God Has a Plan

Acts 22:21 “And he said unto me, Depart: for I will send thee far hence unto the Gentiles.” When Saul got saved, he had a lot of baggage from his past that seemingly hindered him from ever being used by God in a mighty way. He was known for incarcerating […] Read more »

Unnecessary Yokes

Acts 15:10 “Now therefore why tempt ye God, to put a yoke upon the neck of the disciples, which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?” In the Christian life there are three yokes from which to choose. You have a yoke of iron which is a result […] Read more »

Getting God to Listen

2 Chronicles 30:27 “Then the priests the Levites arose and blessed the people: and their voice was heard, and their prayer came up to his holy dwelling place, even unto heaven.” One of the keys to a successful Christian life is getting God to hear your prayers. It is not […] Read more »