Exodus 11:3 “And the LORD gave the people favour in the sight of the Egyptians. Moreover the man Moses was very great in the land of Egypt, in the sight of Pharaoh’s servants, and in the sight of the people.” It is very easy to get your eyes off of […] Read more »

Making the Simple Wise

Proverbs 9:4 “Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,” Everyone starts out simple at some point in their life. Being simple is not an indictment against someone, it simply means that you are new at something and that you […] Read more »

Fruitful Bough

Genesis 49:22 “Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a fruitful bough by a well; whose branches run over the wall:” God commands the Christian to bear fruit. He says in John 15:16, “Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and […] Read more »

Caring Misconstrued

Mark 12:14 “And when they were come, they say unto him, Master, we know that thou art true, and carest for no man: for thou regardest not the person of men, but teachest the way of God in truth: Is it lawful to give tribute to Caesar, or not?” The […] Read more »

Change Your Clothes

Genesis 41:14 “Then Pharaoh sent and called Joseph, and they brought him hastily out of the dungeon: and he shaved himself, and changed his raiment, and came in unto Pharaoh.” “Son, go back to your room and change your clothes. You are not going out looking like that.” These were […] Read more »

Hardness of Heart

Mark 6:52 “For they considered not the miracle of the loaves: for their heart was hardened.” Preachers or those who minister to people in church oftentimes will say someone has a hard heart. Their reasoning for saying such a strong statement is because someone they are trying to help seems […] Read more »

Fixing Strained Relationships

Genesis 31:2 “And Jacob beheld the countenance of Laban, and, behold, it was not toward him as before.” Everyone will face strained relationships several times in their lifetime. Sadly, many will simply let that relationship go by the wayside instead of dealing with the issue and making it stronger. Jacob […] Read more »

Don’t Rinse the Outside

Matthew 23:26 “Thou blind Pharisee, cleanse first that which is within the cup and platter, that the outside of them may be clean also.” “Ma’am, could you give me a new glass? There is some dirt on the inside.” When this happens, your mindset of that restaurant changes because you […] Read more »

Destructive Forces in the Home

Genesis 27:12-13 “My father peradventure will feel me, and I shall seem to him as a deceiver; and I shall bring a curse upon me, and not a blessing. And his mother said unto him, Upon me be thy curse, my son: only obey my voice, and go fetch me […] Read more »