Delightsome Children

Proverbs 29:17 “Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.” Every parent would love to have a failsafe plan on training their children to turn out right. The problem is that children have their own will, and the parent cannot control […] Read more »

Disrespected and Ignored

Isaiah 53:1 “Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed?” Have you ever felt like no one ever listens to you? That must have been how our LORD felt. He says in the verse above, “Who hath believed our report?” After everything the […] Read more »

Polluted People

Isaiah 47:6 “I was wroth with my people, I have polluted mine inheritance, and given them into thine hand: thou didst shew them no mercy; upon the ancient hast thou very heavily laid thy yoke.” I have had the privilege of traveling abroad to preach in foreign countries. One of […] Read more »

Turning Circumstances Around

Isaiah 37:3 “And they said unto him, Thus saith Hezekiah, This day is a day of trouble, and of rebuke, and of blasphemy: for the children are come to the birth, and there is not strength to bring forth.” Isaiah had a knack of turning bad circumstances around. He turned […] Read more »

Adorning Habits of the Influential

Proverbs 25:13 “As the cold of snow in the time of harvest, so is a faithful messenger to them that send him: for he refresheth the soul of his masters.” How you clothe a person often determines what others think of them. How you dress causes people to think of […] Read more »

Don’t Become a Weakling

Isaiah 17:9 “In that day shall his strong cities be as a forsaken bough, and an uppermost branch, which they left because of the children of Israel: and there shall be desolation.” I was sitting on the plane next to a man who used to be a professional bodybuilder, and […] Read more »

The Model of Christian Leadership

Isaiah 11:1 “And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots:” There are many models of leadership that we have to follow, but as Christians, we must be sure that our model of leadership is one that […] Read more »

Packaged Together

Song of Solomon 5:16 “His mouth is most sweet: yea, he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, and this is my friend, O daughters of Jerusalem.” This marriage relationship was divided into two relationships. This wife said that her husband was her “beloved,” but she also said that he […] Read more »

The Luckiest People in the World

Ecclesiastes 9:10 “Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.” The verse above is the answer to verse 11 which says, “I returned, and saw under the sun, that the […] Read more »

It’s Time to Reboot

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by: Dr. Allen Domelle Job 40:3-4 “Then Job answered the LORD, and said, Behold, I am vile; what shall I answer thee? I will lay mine hand upon my mouth.” Have you ever had a computer that seemed to get sluggish or freeze up? The internet company I have used […] Read more »