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  • Listen to God
    Hear the Word of the Lord
    A Daily Word from the Word for Wednesday, October 1, 2014“Now therefore, hear the Word of the Lord.” – Amos 7:16 What are you hearing, my brother? Who are you listening to, my sister? Is it the confusing, chaotic, and deceptive...
  • The Better Blessing - A Devotion
    The Better Blessing - A Devotion
    Deuteronomy 15:10 (NLT)Give generously to the poor, not grudgingly, for the LORD your God will bless you in everything you do.It is not my intention to step on anyone’s toes today, but simply feel the pressure of the Holy Spirit treading...
  • Columbia Biblical Studies: Wednesday, October 1
    When we are surrounded by temptation
    Today’s bible study is James 1:12: Blessed is the man who endures temptation; for when he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.Oh, how very hard it can be to resist temptation...
  • Are you prepared for battle
    Are you prepared for battle
    Read 2 Chronicles 32:1-8It was After these things that Sennacherib the king of Assyria made war on Judah. These things refers to the revival and religious reformation under Hezekiah. It was during a time in Judah when religion was re-established...
  • A torch passed between the pieces
    Does Jesus stand "between the pieces" for you?
    I have always taught throughout the past 30 years that the Old Testament was like a visual aid for the New Testament. The Old Testament events are all foreshadows and types of Christ. The message of salvation in Christ Jesus, the promises of God,...
  • New York New York September 11 2001
    America the world and God’s people at the crossroads Part 1
    As I write this, on the evening of Wednesday, September 30, 2014, the terrorists of the Islamic State (ISIS) are within one mile of entering Bagdad. At this point, the blood of our American military heroes shed for freedom in Afghanistan and Iraq...
  • gone
    Decrease in wildlife another Biblical sign
    According to a September 30 story carried by WTSP Channel 10 news; the World has lost half of its wildlife in the past 40 years. The article goes on to say the World’s population currently exceeds its ability to produce resources sufficient...
  • Bible Customs: Book of Ruth
    Bible Customs: Book of Ruth
    A customis also called a tradition. It is any thing that lots of people do, and have done for a long time. Usually, the custom come from people of the same country, culture, time or religion. Customs are seen throughout the Bible. The Book of Ruth...
  • Bible Customs: Book of Esther
    Bible Customs: Book of Esther
    There are customs and traditions throughout the Bible. Some of the same customs in the Bible are found in our culture today. Look through the customs below that are found in the Book of Esther and see how many customs you recognize. They are...
  • Is there life in the universe
    Is there life in the universe
    A question that man has asked for generations : "Is there life in the universe?" There are people who believe that life exists on other planets in the far reaches of outer space. They believe this because of the belief that life evolved...
  • Monkey bars
    Monkey bars
    Monkey bars.These are not jungle hangouts with happy hours for our primate friends. The official term is horizontal ladder.They used to be on every playground, but you don’t see them as much anymore and perhaps we are paying the price as a...
  • Bible references
    Religious phrase atheists unknowingly use everyday
    There are numerous references and associations to a deity (or God) that people in society are wholly aware of, such as the seasonal greeting of ‘Merry Christmas’ or the ‘God bless you’ phrase when someone sneezes. It is...
  • The Jesus Code, by O.S. Hawkins
    'The Jesus Code,' by O.S. Hawkins
    When O.S. Hawkins, retired pastor, now president of Guidestone Financial Resources, noticed Jesus used a question and answer format in the Gospels in the same way He used parables to teach biblical concepts. That's when the idea for The Jesus...
  • Seek God's Kingdom first
    Are you endeavoring in those things that are profitable?
    A Daily Word from the Word for Tuesday, September 30, 2014“All things are lawful, but all are not profitable; all things are lawful, but all do not edify.” 1 Corinthians 10:23 The other night, I had a dream that I was eating at a...
  • Rolling Stone - A Devotion
    Rolling Stone - A Devotion
    Mark 16:3-4 (NLT)On the way they were asking each other, “Who will roll away the stone for us from the entrance to the tomb?” But as they arrived, they looked up and saw that the stone, which was very large, had already been rolled...