Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. Ecclesiastes 12:13 Are you one of those people that only wants to know how the story ends? There are a lot of people who don’t really care about all the details in the story; they will skip to the end of the book because they just don’t have the patience to wait through the particulars to find out what happens to the main characte
Only be thou strong and very courageous, that thou mayest observe to do according to all the law… turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that thou mayest prosper whithersoever thou goest. Joshua 1:7 It is no secret that many people, especially guys, enjoy “working out” their muscles. I am one of them. I am certainly not as obsessed as the hard-core body-builders, but I enjoy trying to strengt
Blessed be the Lord, who daily loadeth us with benefits, even the God of our salvation. Selah. Psalm 68:19 When you were young, I imagine you were just like I was when it came to getting gifts. Whether it was your birthday, Christmas, or just a day that your parents decided to buy you something, you couldn’t wait to open up that gift and reveal the shiny new toy that was inside. As you have gotten older
Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death. James 1:15 I am going to mark this down right here for the record: I do not like hot sauce. To be honest, I have never understood people who do. I met with a long-time friend of mine recently to eat at a Mexican restaurant. As he ate his hot food, his nose began to run, and he began to sweat. I ask
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.
Romans 12:1 Throughout history, there have been many acts of heroism in war. Perhaps the greatest examples came
Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the vines: for our vines have tender grapes.
Song of Solomon 2:15 I like to work with wood, so I have many woodworking tools. I only had a few details left on a project I was finishing, so I decided to go to my shop one evening and make a handful o
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound.
Isaiah 61:1 If there were a serious disease spreading
And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit into Galilee: and there went out a fame of him through all the region round about. Luke 4:14 When Jesus was here on the earth, He subjected Himself to many of the things that we are subject to today. He was God, so to make sure He remained sinless as a man, He could have removed all of the human qualities. He could have literally just been God in a human body. But Jesus, being full o