Serving the Lord

1 Chronicles 28:1-29:30 ​And David said to his son Solomon, “Be strong and of good courage, and do it; do not fear nor be dismayed, for the Lord God—my God–will be with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you, until you have finished all the work for the service of the house of … More Serving the Lord

Advice

“Only the wise can give good advice; fools cannot do so” – Proverbs 15:7 At some point in our lives we seek advice from others.  Sometimes we get good advice and sometimes we get bad.  Some people mean well while others don’t.  It is up to us to decide which advice to follow. After King … More Advice

Church Under Attack

Acts 12:21 When I read this I couldn’t help but notice the irony. Herod took it upon himself to attack the church. He killed James and when he saw that this pleased the Jews, he had Peter arrested and thrown into prison. Herod clearly didn’t know that the powers of darkness would not prevail against the … More Church Under Attack

2 Samuel 8

Key phrases that stood out for me: The Lord preserved David wherever he went David reigned over all Israel David administered judgement and justice to all his people When King Toi of Hamath heard that David had defeated the entire army of Hadadezar, the king of Zobah, he sent his son Joram to greet David … More 2 Samuel 8

Accusations

Psalm 109 David talks about the wicked, his enemies and he wants God to intervene.  He wants them to be punished for speaking against him, lying about him, fighting against him without any cause and hurling accusations against him even though he has show them love. He wants God to save him so that his … More Accusations