The grace of God, the complete forgiveness and acceptance by God did not lead David back into sin. Instead, it made David pursue God more.
The Bible uses strong words to describe God’s attitude toward evil – The Lord hates, the Lord abhors, the Lord detests, the Lord destroys. They are not words we are accustomed to hearing today, but some people give themselves over so fully to evil that they become the objects of God’s wrath. Let’s learn more about this today.
When you find yourself in tight spots, temptation to do the wrong thing will be greater. Today I will share with you what you must do when you find yourself in difficult situations.
Could you use a good night’s sleep? I bet some of you listening today have trouble sleeping because of worry or fear. What’s the solution? – meditate on the truth of God. Stop meditating on the lies.
Don’t let the lies of the world, the lies of others, the lies of the evil one and sometimes the lies we tell ourselves, drive a wedge between you and God.
Jesus has come to claim all the nations for God. Jesus has come to quiet the rebellion of the earth, to subdue the nations of the world and to reinstate the reign of God. Today we are going to discover how he does this and how you and I get to be part of it.
What makes God laugh? Did you know that God laughs? Three times in Psalms it says this. Today, we are going to learn one surprising reason why he laughs and learn how this can bring great comfort to our soul.
You would not heed the counsel of a wicked person, would you? Of course not, but wait until youhear the story of what happened in a Christian school in our country!
The first word of the first chapter in the book of Psalms is “happy.” The last word in Psalm 1 isperish. It is as if the writer is saying, “I am holding out two paths for you. One brings happiness, onewill cause you to perish. Which path will you choose?”
Paul was not a library theologian. He was not a man who spent his years only reading books. But he was a man who was involved in the heat of the battle.
Are you experiencing conflict in your life? Perhaps with your spouse or children. Maybe it is with other church members or someone at work. How do you want them to be toward you? How do you want them to act? What kind of attitude do you want them to have? Whatever it is, you must model it.
God provides many incentives to live for him, but this is the greatest incentive of all! God Himself has come to live in us.
People were alienated from God and the people of God. They were cut off from the Messiah, from the covenants of promise, and from hope. But friends … that is not the end of the story for the very next words begin with that great word of divine intervention – But – this is the way the world was, but God intervened.
“More things are wrought in prayer than this world dreams of.” Those are the words of the great English poet Alfred Lord Tennyson, and I believe them.
Men, today I want to talk with you about managing your home well. When you get a handle on this, you will take a big step in becoming a man who is above reproach.