Speak the Truth

“And Micaiah said, As the LORD liveth, what the LORD saith unto me, that will I speak.” 1 Kings 22:14 (KJB) The king of Judah, the southern kingdom; and the king of Israel, the northern kingdom were joining together to fight a common enemy who was Syria.  Jehoshaphat the southern king went to visit Ahab.  … More Speak the Truth

People Deportment

Originally posted on Broken Pieces:
There are people who are “Bird watchers”.  These people will go and watch the dilapidated, redheaded woodpecker show up however and wherever it shows up.  You can tell I am not a “Birdwatcher”, though I love to hear the sounds they make, and I know that description I gave of…

What do You Do?

What do you do when you are on your way to work, discouraged, down, and basically feeling like you have made a wreck of your life?  You are listening to a great Christian radio station, and a program called “Unshackled”. What do you do when you hear the voice of God say in your heart, … More What do You Do?

A Tall Order

Originally posted on Shiloah Baptist Church:
The Scripture reading for today is 1 Kings 4 – 6… “And the word of the LORD came to Solomon, saying, ‘Concerning this house which thou art in building, if thou wilt walk in My statutes, and execute My judgments, and keep all My commandments to walk in them; then…

The Breaking Heart

“And there came a messenger to David, saying, The hearts of the men of Israel are after Absalom.” 2 Samuel 15:13 (KJB) How does one respond when they get news from a messenger that their son has schemed against them, and is taking over your business or the kingdom?  How does King David respond when … More The Breaking Heart

The Battles Within

“…The LORD shall reward the doer of evil according to his wickedness.” 2 Samuel 3:39 b  (KJB) There are battles within kingdoms of men. There are battles which occur within each individual man and woman. King Saul had died in the battle with the Philistines by falling on his own sword, for fear that the … More The Battles Within

Sleeping

Originally posted on Shiloah Baptist Church:
Please read 1 Samuel 26 – 28… “So David took the spear and the cruse of water from Saul’s bolster; and they gat them away, and no man saw it, nor knew it, neither awaked: for they were all asleep; because a deep sleep from the LORD was fallen…

Stay With Me

Originally posted on Shiloah Baptist Church:
Today’s reading is from 1 Samuel 20 – 22… “Abide thou with me, fear not: for he that seeketh my life seeketh thy life: but with me thou shalt be in safeguard.” 1 Samuel 22:23 (KJB) This utter hatred for David in King Saul began due to Saul’s rebellious…