Life presents certain complexities, and within a course of life, choices impair or facilitate the better way. For example, a grandfather rates hanging with his grandchildren a top priority. He is enamored by the sweet exchanges, and they love him. But, he has a second love and that one presents a conflict. He eats late […]
Hebrews 11:27 says that Moses "never flinched but held staunchly to his purpose and enforced steadfastly as one who gazed on Him Who is invisible." His heart was fixed on One Whose character and integrity had been confirmed to him over and over again; therefore, he believed His promises and took Him at His Word. By Grace through faith we can certainly do likewise, with "the faith of the Son of God" to live by and with His pure, proven, and good promises hiding richly in our hearts to launch out on.
“Make a joyful noise to the Lord.” Every now and then we just need to let out a good shout unto God. That’s what the writer of Psalm 100 is saying with these verses, and his message was one he directed to “all the earth.” These words, this song of thanks, form something of a […]
In 1 Corinthians 3:10-11, Paul’s words speak loudly to our hearts: it’s the Bema Seat of Christ. “According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise master-builder, I have laid the foundation, and another builds thereon. But let every man take heed how he builds thereupon. For other foundation can […]
Jacob’s 11th son, Joseph is a picture of one who overcame rejection and became the second most powerful man in Egypt. His life is a testimony of the way God can use anyone to be victorious in spite of incredible opposition and betrayal by even his own family. “Now Joseph had been taken down to […]
Moses came to face Pharaoh just as he was. By appearances, there was so little about him to recommend his status as a diplomat. He was clothed and equipped with the garb and the tool of a shepherd. He came from the rugged environs of Midian. He had arrived with his rod and his big […]