Whoever Hates Disguises Himself With His Lips

[Matthew 2:1-4, 7-9, 13] Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem, saying, “Where is he who has been born king of the Jews? For we saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.”…

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Avoid It, Pass Not By It

Now the serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that the LORD God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God actually say, ‘You shall not eat of any tree in the garden’?” And the woman said to the serpent, “We may eat of the fruit of the trees in…

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A Man Of Understanding Remains Silent.

But some worthless fellows said, “How can this man save us?” And they despised him and brought him no present. But he held his peace. 1 Sam 10:27 But when he was accused by the chief priests and elders, he gave no answer. Then Pilate said to him, “Do you not hear how many things…

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Be Slow To…

1. Slow to speak. Be not rash with your mouth, nor let your heart be hasty to utter a word before God, for God is in heaven and you are on earth. Therefore let your words be few. For a dream comes with much business, and a fool’s voice with many words. Ecc 5:2-3 When…

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Who Should We Be Praying For During These Times Of Unrest?

First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way. – 1 Timothy 2:2 Note: all people. (God our Savior) Who desires all people…

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Be Angry And Do Not Sin.

Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, and give no opportunity to the devil. Eph 4:26-27 1. Do not let the sun go down on your anger. For anger lodges in the heart of fools. Eph 4:26, Ecc 7:9 2. Be not quick in your spirit…

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Being A Leader Is One Thing – But Being A Wise Leader Takes Listening To Others

The next day Moses sat to judge the people, and the people stood around Moses from morning till evening. When Moses’ father-in-law saw all that he was doing for the people, he said, “What is this that you are doing for the people? Why do you sit alone, and all the people stand around you…

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If Possible…Live Peaceably With All

If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all. – Romans 12:18 Commentary 12:18 as it depends on you. Strive for peace with everyone…Heb 12:14. But I say to you, Do not resist the one who is evil. But if anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to him the…

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Wise Men And Women Are Always Learning

Let the wise hear and increase in learning, and the one who understands obtain guidance. Prov 1:5 Commentary 1:5 increase. Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be still wiser; teach a righteous man, and he will increase in learning. Prov 9:9 Illustrated Moses’ father-in-law said to him, “What you are doing is…

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So You Married A Nabal (a Fool), Now What?

And there was a man in Maon whose business was in Carmel. The man was very rich; he had three thousand sheep and a thousand goats. He was shearing his sheep in Carmel. 3 Now the name of the man was Nabal, and the name of his wife Abigail. The woman was discerning and beautiful,…

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