I know during this time people can begin to experience sadness and depression. The holidays are not happy for everyone, and for some of us we are experiencing the longer nights of darkness and shorter days of light. I've been finding within recent years that New Year's has become something really positive for me. It's … Continue reading Midweek Inspiration | New Comings Against Sadness
It feels like it has been a while since this post, but I think it's only been two weeks. A lot can happen in two weeks. Unfortunately, a lot happens since the death of Gideon, as we continue to journey into the depth of the book of Judges. Remember how scripture said the children of … Continue reading Judges (7) Pt. 3 | Abimelech – Jephthah’s Sacrifice (Ch.9-12)
Just going to hop on here for a quick minute. Today many Americans will be celebrating Thanksgiving with friends and family. I thought it would be nice to just share some scriptures talking about thankfulness and being grateful to everything we have in Christ Who strengthens us. (NIV) Hebrews 12:28, "Therefore, since we are receiving … Continue reading Scriptures For Thanksgiving | Give Thanks
We should never pride ourselves on what God has granted to us. Our abilities. Our gifts. Our knowledge. As much as each one can be used for His glory, to further His kingdom, and to draw us closer to Him, they could easily become a problem. Not because of God, but because of us. We … Continue reading Are We Too Confident In Ourselves?
We are going to cover Gideon's story in today's summary. Ch. 6 Oppressed Israel & A Doubting Gideon Judges 6:01-10, we find out Israel committed evil and God allowed Israel to be impoverished by the Midianites. (6:11-27) The Angel of the Lord appears to Gideon telling him that God is with him. Gideon immediately begins to … Continue reading Judges (7) Pt. 2 | Gideon – Death of Gideon (Ch.6-8)
Well, you've made it this far. 🙂 May we not turn back like the people of Judges did. The book of Judges is a book I tend to overlook. Tucked away near the front of the Bible, but not quite the beginning. However, this book is anything except plain. The book of Judges covers about … Continue reading Judges (7) Pt. 1 | Wickedness – A Woman Is Called As A Judge (Ch.1-5)