Teach Your Children Well

Teach Your Children Well

Teach Your Children Well “On that day tell your son, ‘I do this because of what the Lord did for me when I came out of Egypt.’” Exodus 13:8 Children are naturally curious. They want to know why we do certain things regularly and repeatedly and they want to know why we...
Submit Your Plans to God

Submit Your Plans to God

Submit Your Plans to God “Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.”  Proverbs 27:1 It’s good to make plans for the future, but there are two basic mistakes the Bible warns against in this regard. The first is to avoid a self-reliant...
Be Strong in the Lord

Be Strong in the Lord

Be Strong in the Lord “But as for you, be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” 2 Chronicles 15:7 The words of this verse were first spoken to Asa when he was king of Judah in Jerusalem. Asa was the great-grandson of Solomon and an ancestor of...
Strategically Placed

Strategically Placed

Strategically Placed “We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us.” 2 Corinthians 5:20 God always has His followers perfectly positioned to accomplish His work. I was reminded of this recently when I saw a woman interviewed...
Staying Humble in Success

Staying Humble in Success

Staying Humble in Success “Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall.” Proverbs 16:18  It’s an interesting dynamic, isn’t it? We pray with genuine humility before God seeking his blessing, but then if he blesses us with success, we all...