Month: August 2014

Madness

“You will be driven mad by what you see.” Deuteronomy 28:34 After forty years of wandering in the desert, the Israelites were finally preparing to cross into the Promised Land. Prior to their crossing the Jordan River, the boundary of the Promised Land, God has some final words for Moses to relay to the people…

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Follow the Leader

“Now determine in your mind and heart to seek the Lord your God.” 1 Chronicles 22:19. Everyone should be familiar with the childhood game “follow the leader,” in which one person–the leader–does something and everyone else–the followers–has to do as well. It is a simple game, but very soon, the followers grow tired of doing…

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Temporary

“For many dreams bring futility, and also many words. So, fear God.” Ecclesiastes 5:7. These are the words of Solomon, King of Israel, son of David. Among Solomon’s numerous claims to fame is that the Bible refers to him as the wisest man to have ever lived. Shortly after he became king, God visited Solomon…

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Waiting

“I wait for the Lord; I wait, and put my hope in His word. I wait for the Lord more than watchmen for the morning–more than the watchmen for the morning.” Psalm 130:5-6 Two years is a long time to take off from doing this blog–it stands as a testament as to how easily our…

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