Category Archives: Proverbs

The Funeral Of Jesus

The Funeral Of Jesus There was no pomp and no procession filled with mournful criers lamenting the death of a loved one. The crowds had diminished and returned to their homes. Three men hung on wooden trees of death with … Continue reading

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Today Is Monday

Today is Monday. The second day of the week is a great day because it is the day after the first day of the week. On the first day the saints of God worshiped the Almighty with psalms, hymns and … Continue reading

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The Wise, The Mighty And The Rich

The Wise, The Mighty And The Rich The achievements of man throughout history declare the powerful intelligence given by the Creator for man to have dominion over all the world. Egypt constructed pyramids that stand after thousands of years and … Continue reading

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Abraham And Baptism

Abraham And Baptism Is baptism necessary for salvation? Most of the religious world denies the need for baptism rejecting it for faith alone. The father of faith, Abraham, bears testimony of the necessity of baptism for salvation. At the age … Continue reading

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That Does Not Fade Away

That Does Not Fade Away “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to … Continue reading

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We All Need Help

We All Need Help The story is told of a first mate on a sailing ship who wanted to become like the captain, who was an imposing, respected patriarch of the sea. Noticing that at certain times on the bridge, … Continue reading

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Who Wants To Be King Over The Trees?

Who Wants To Be King Over The Trees? The history of Israel under the “Judges” was not only a time of upheaval and unrest but also a time characterized by extreme violence. Following the death of Gideon the people of … Continue reading

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The Angel Of The Lord Is On Guard

The Angel Of The Lord Is On Guard Those early movies of Johnny Weissmuller as Tarzan in the wilds of Africa would give any child a fright to be in the dark. Imagine camping in the middle of the dark … Continue reading

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How I Have Hated Instruction

How I Have Hated Instruction As David came upon the roof of his palace and saw Bathsheba bathing, he must have thought to himself that what he was doing was displeasing to the Lord. He lingered longer casting his eyes … Continue reading

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The Beer Can

The Beer Can  It was lying on the side of the road on the corner to my house. A single beer can discarded as a piece of trash by a person who had used its contents to fill a pleasure … Continue reading

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Hope

Hope The frailty of the human spirit cannot survive without the expectation of something better. Since the beginning of time the desire for that which is beyond has brought man to the shores of a new world and touched the … Continue reading

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The Meanest Mother In The World

The Meanest Mother In The World (Author Unknown) I had the meanest mother in the world. While other kids ate candy for breakfast, I had to have cereal, eggs and toast. When others had cokes and candy for lunch, I … Continue reading

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Do Not Go Near The Door

Do Not Go Near The Door The danger of temptation is overlooked for the danger one finds in being at the wrong place at the wrong time and not making a better choice. Succumbing to immorality is never a single … Continue reading

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Jesus Loves The Little Children (Gary Ogden)

Jesus Loves The Little Children (Gary Ogden) Jesus was a busy man. His days were filled with teaching, healing, and dealing with opponents. Large crowds pressed upon him and pressing concerns occupied his attention. He constantly had to correct misconceptions … Continue reading

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One Thing I Do: 2014

One Thing I Do: 2014 Every 365 days we renegotiate our resolutions we failed to live by the previous year and promise to try harder in the next 365 days to uphold the resolve so easily entrusted to our temporal … Continue reading

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It Would Have Been A Better Thing

  It Would Have Been A Better Thing  The sermon of Jesus on the mountain is an indispensable source of foundational truths of what it means to be His disciple. In simple and clear terms the Lord outlines the character … Continue reading

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The Ear And The Eye

The Ear And The Eye “The hearing ear and the seeing eye, the Lord has made them both” (Proverbs 20:12). There is design in the creation of the body. Aside from the esthetic beauty of two ears and one mouth … Continue reading

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