Acts 14 Part 1–From Serving to Being God???

Paul and Barnabus were on a roll.  People were coming to the Lord from all walks of life .Jews, Greeks were all coming forward and following the Gospel.  The Jewish leaders and Greek religious leaders became angered and built-up resistance and tried to have the men tortured and killed.  No worries, Paul and Barnabus movedContinue reading “Acts 14 Part 1–From Serving to Being God???”

Luke 18 Part 1–Tenacity and Humility

As Jesus continued to prepare His disciples for His departure, the Lord stepped back and addressed some basics.  In this discussion, Jesus focused on things that move God and on things that put barrier between us.  First Jesus discussed tenacity.  He told a parable of a heartless judge and a tenacious old woman. The womanContinue reading “Luke 18 Part 1–Tenacity and Humility”

Isaiah 48–Giving God the Credit He Deserves

Isaiah’s next prophecy was to set the record straight on why Judah was still standing. It was not because they were a holy people.  It was not because they were valient or faithful.  It was not because they had come up with a plan to defeat the rest of the world or to fool God. Continue reading “Isaiah 48–Giving God the Credit He Deserves”

God Is Not Mocked–Exodus 7 Part 1

It would be so much simpler to obey and trust God. It would not necessarily be easier, but it would definitely be simpler. God is not mocked—whatever a person sows, that they will also reap. As the Israelites suffered at the hands of the Egyptians, God was keeping an accounting. There would be no doubt,Continue reading “God Is Not Mocked–Exodus 7 Part 1”

I Samuel 25 part 2–Who Does He Think He Is

How could we ever forget what God has done for us.  When David’s men asked for some provision for their protection, Nabal was rude, disrespectful and highly forgetful of the provision of the army that surrounded him.  The arrogance and conceit of Nabal truly ticked David off. He immediately set off to remind this foolContinue reading “I Samuel 25 part 2–Who Does He Think He Is”