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

No Rewards

And which of you, having a servant plowing or tending sheep, will say to him when he has come in from the field, ‘Come at once and sit down to eat’?  But will he not rather say to him, ‘Prepare something for my supper, and gird yourself and serve me till I have eaten and … More No Rewards

Love is Not Proud

love does not parade itself, is not puffed up – 1 Corinthians 13:4 Pride is something God hates.  God loves humble people.  Love is humble.  Jesus gave a fine example of this when He left heaven where He was worshipped by angels to come here on earth.  He was humble in appearance.  He stayed in … More Love is Not Proud

Focus On God

“But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you” – Mathew 6:33 Jesus was tempted when He was in the wilderness for forty days.  He was able to counteract the devil’s claims with the truth—the scriptures.  The devil tried to use His hunger to … More Focus On God

Jethro

He is one of my favorite biblical characters.  His name means “His abundance” Jethro was Moses father in-law and father of seven girls. He was a priest of Midian and a descendant of Abraham’s. It would appear that he was a widower. There is no mention of a wife. He was a single parent raising … More Jethro