The consequences of our sins

The consequences of our sins

In Joshua7, Joshua fasted and prayed to the Lord after 3,000 men of Israel were defeated and chased back by the men of Ai. Before this, the people of Israel had been victorious.  So about three thousand men from the people went up there, but they fled from the men of...
The consequences of our sins

In Times of Trouble, Seek God

What do you do when you are in trouble? Who do you speak to? Do you wallow in your problems and carry on with other vices like smoking or drinking? In 2 Kings 19:1-7, King Hezekiah is in distress after receiving a letter from Sennacherib denouncing the Lord. King...
The consequences of our sins

A Godly Fast

It has been over a week since we started the Daniel Fast and while we may have all gotten accustomed to the fast, we should be asking ourselves what type of fast are we doing. Are we doing a Godly fast? Isaiah 58 is a wonderful chapter to ground us in the reason for...
The consequences of our sins

Using your gifts to honor God

Then Samson called to the LORD and said, “Lord GOD, please remember me and please strengthen me just this time, O God, that I may at once take vengeance on the Philistines for my two eyes.” -Judges 16:28 This prayer was made by Samson at the end of his life. A man who...