An Excellent Spirit

Daniel 6:3 Then this Daniel was preferred above the presidents and princes, because an excellent spirit was in him; and the king thought to set him over the whole realm.               Daniel had just literally read the writing on the wall in King Belshazzar’s … Read More

Fear Not

Isaiah 37:6 And Isaiah said unto them, Thus shall ye say unto your master, Thus saith the LORD, Be not afraid of the words that thou hast heard, wherewith the servants of the king of Assyria have blasphemed me.                 The prophet … Read More

Bridle Your Tongue

James 1:26 If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridleth not his tongue, but deceiveth his own heart, this man’s religion is vain.               The dictionary defines the word seem as to appear, to show a resemblance, or to have the appearance of … Read More

The Extra Mile

Matthew 5:41 And whosoever shall compel thee to go a mile, go with him twain.               Historians conclude that the distance of a Roman mile was the measure of one thousand paces of five feet for each pace coming to about one … Read More

Humble Yourself

1 Kings 16:30 And Ahab the son of Omri did evil in the sight of the LORD above all that were before him. Here is, according to the Word of God, the worst of all kings, a man named Ahab. … Read More

A Slack Hand and Diligence

Proverbs 10:4 He becometh poor that dealeth with a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.     It is not God’s intention to be mean to any certain group of people upon the face of the earth, but to … Read More

Lift Not Up Your Horn

Psalm 75:5-7 Lift not up your horn on high: speak not with a stiff neck. For promotion cometh neither from the east, nor from the west, nor from the south. But God is the judge: he putteth down one, and setteth up another.   You probably did … Read More

He Came to Save His People From Their Sins

Matthew 1:21 And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.               Jesus Christ was born of a virgin named Mary.  Some modern translations of the Bible … Read More

Finding Joy Through Trials

James 1:2-3 My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations; Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience.            Without a doubt the brethren (and sisters too of course) do have much in common.  Every single member … Read More

Straddling the Fence

Matthew 12:30 He that is not with me is against me; and he that gathereth not with me scattereth abroad.               One of the reasons that Christians adore the Saviour (and there are a million reasons), is because of how candid or … Read More

Is There Restraint?

2 Samuel 18:33 And the king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! would God I had died … Read More

History Of Veterans Day

The History of Veterans Day  The U.S. President Woodrow Wilson first proclaimed an Armistice Day for November 11, 1919. In proclaiming the holiday, he said  “To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride … Read More

Set Your Love Upon God

Psalms 91:14-16 Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him: I will set him on high, because he hath known my name. He shall call upon me, and I will answer him: I will be with him … Read More

Do You Fear God?

Deuteronomy 4:10 Specially the day that thou stoodest before the LORD thy God in Horeb, when the LORD said unto me, Gather me the people together, and I will make them hear my words, that they may learn to fear … Read More

You are not alone

Genesis 40:23 Yet did not the chief butler remember Joseph, but forgat him. Joseph, the most beloved son of his father Jacob, is here in prison being falsely accused by Potiphar’s wife of physical aggression, (remember it was her that … Read More

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