Before the Cock crows twice

Simon Peter told Jesus Christ that even when all others fall away, ‘I will NOT’. Jesus Christ responded, “today – yes, tonight – before the cock crows twice, you yourself will disown me three times”. This must have been beyond Peter’s comprehension…for in the past 3...

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Does God have a voice?

How does the Voice of God sound like? This is one question we have either pondered about or asked in our life.   Job 33:14 says “For God does speak – now one way, now another – though no one perceives it”.  The first time Samuel heard God, Samuel did not recognize...

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What is that to you?

What is that to you? You follow me. John 21:22 “When you attend a children’s choir concert, it is not a surprise when children instead of looking at the choir director; are wiggling, squirming, poking each other, and often stand on their tiptoes searching for parents...

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Am I an Accomplice?

By Greg Morse, Staff writer for Desiring God We warn people in order to save their lives. Paul did not allow his beautiful feet to be betrayed by a timid tongue. He “alarmed” men as he “reasoned about righteousness and self-control and the coming judgment” (Acts...

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Running ahead of God?

Ever Since Samuel the Prophet of Israel anointed David, then a young Shepherd of his father’s sheep; David knew his destiny… one day to become the King of Israel.  Twice in the wilderness when he was on the run from King Saul and his men, opportunities to kill King...

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David’s Plunder

The Philistines plan to go and attack Saul and his Armies; and since David had taken refuge with Achish son of Maok King of Gath, a Philistine leader of Gath.    As the Philistines move out to battle ….David on invitation of Achish follows the Philistine’s army into...

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Eli and Samuel as Parents

Eli the Priest had 2 sons whom the bible describes as scoundrels for they had no regard for God.  His sons were reported on interfering with God’s sacrifices with an intention of getting the ‘juicer’ part of the sacrifice before it was brought to God.  “This sin of...

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Seeking Relief from Moab

In the book of Ruth, we learn that a terrible famine hit Israel and Elimelek a man from Bethlehem in Judah decided to search for relief elsewhere.   Elimelek together with his wife and two sons left Bethlehem and headed to Moab where food was available. Ruth 1  The...

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