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“And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon, she came to prove Solomon with hard questions at Jerusalem, with a very great company, and camels that bare spices, and gold in abundance, and precious stones: and when she was come to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in Read More
“And the priests brought in the ark of the covenant of the LORD unto his place, to the oracle of the house, into the most holy place, even under the wings of the cherubims: 8 For the cherubims spread forth their wings over the place of the ark, and the cherubims covered the ark and Read More
“In that night did God appear unto Solomon, and said unto him, Ask what I shall give thee. … 10 Give me now wisdom and knowledge, that I may go out and come in before this people: for who can judge this thy people, that is so great? 11 And God said to Solomon, Because this Read More
It seems natural to many people, that if they do good works and deeds, God will be pleased and let them into Heaven. Although there are many scriptures encouraging people to be less selfish and concentrate on meeting the needs of others, nowhere is it mentioned that those good deeds will get anyone to Heaven. Read More
“Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.” Eccl. 9:10 When J.'s daughter approached her to make her a lacey collar to put on her dress like the other children had at church, J. was Read More
As a Christian, I love righteousness. Much of what most governments do is against godly principles and, unfortunately, is unrighteous. My spirit is grieved by what many leaders are doing; from legalizing the murder of little babies, to stepping up acceptance to let older and sick people die because of the money required to attend Read More
By Dr. Earle E. Lee How many forms of government did God ordain in the HIStory of creation? God ordained three forms of government recorded in His Word, the Bible. In order they are: First, God ordained family government in Genesis when he created Adam and Eve, male and female, husband and wife and commanded Read More
“Howbeit there was no reckoning made with them of the money that was delivered into their hand, because they dealt faithfully.” II Kings 22:7 Also: II Kings 12:15. When the good King Josiah ruled Israel, he made it a priority to take collected money and use it to repair the house of the Lord — Read More
“But the LORD your God ye shall fear; and he shall deliver you out of the hand of all your enemies. 40 Howbeit they did not hearken, but they did after their former manner. 41 So these nations feared the LORD, and served their graven images, both their children, and their children’s children: as did Read More
“Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven. 22 Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? Read More
“He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.” Prov. 13:20 Recently, I saw a photograph that showed a biblical principle quite clearly. In the snapshot was a tangle of two large snakes. A King Cobra had bitten a large Boa Constrictor behind its head and hung Read More
“In Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream by night: and God said, Ask what I shall give thee. 7 And now, O LORD my God, thou hast made thy servant king instead of David my father: and I am but a little child: I know not how to go out or come Read More
Prior to Deuteronomy 28, Moses detailed many of God's laws to Israel. He made the people aware that they would be blessed by God if they would follow them; and that He would curse their properties, efforts, and lives if they did not honor His commandments. Although recited more than 1,450 years before the birth Read More
“And thou shalt love the LORD thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.” Deut. 6:5 One of the main desires of God is that we love Him with all our being. All throughout the Bible God tells us to love Him with all our heart because: Read More
Not have only women “come a long way, baby”, as an old ad boasted, but men also have come a long way. Unfortunately, the “long way” is downward; away from God and the way He wants them to live. For millennia men knew their purpose and roles. Now media, society, and social engineering have altered Read More
“Submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God. 22 Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body. 24 Therefore as the church is Read More
“There is no need for religion anymore. Many of us don't even believe there is a God!” quipped the self-proclaimed atheist. “Is stealing wrong? I asked. “Why of course it is!” retorted the liberal defiantly. “Well, where did that moral standard come from?” “I have no idea. It's been known forever.” “It was one of Read More
Since America's inception in 1620, God has always been the One whom the country's citizens relied on and whom they followed. Most knew, and many followed, His written commandments in the Bible. His standards enabled people to dwell together There was always a clear understanding of what was right and what was wrong, as many Read More
“Know ye that the LORD he is God: it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.” Psalm 100:3 For the last few years, I have had small flocks of chickens to provide us with eggs. The current flock is the first we Read More
“A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.” James 1:8 Squirrels have a high “squashed” rate. Perhaps they are excited by the load of nuts they are carrying or anxiety about getting more, but their indecisions when crossing a road often get them killed by cars whizzing down the road the little Read More
According to Noah Webster's 1828 American Dictionary of the English Language, an “abomination” is an “extreme hatred, a detestation”. As harsh as that label is, there are many things that the Word of God defines as an abomination to God. It may surprise the “God is love” crowd when they discover there are things that Read More
“If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed.” John 8:36 Also: John 8:32. In an attempt to retrieve an escaped rooster, I set out a live trap in hopes of retrieving him. In the morning I was surprised to see that I did not trap the escapee, but in his Read More
“Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” Prov. 22:6 The Bible clearly gives the responsibility of rearing children to the child's parents. If the parents are Christians then their duty also includes raising their offspring to love, honor, and obey the Lord. Read More
There was a time when a person's words were trustworthy and binding. Most assumed when someone spoke that it was the truth they were speaking. Written contracts were not that common; as once a person gave his word and shook hands on the matter, it was most likely as good as done. When someone Read More
We seldom think of the future consequences of our sin. Too often we do what gratifies us for the moment, and do not consider what our iniquities will cost us in the future. However, there is usually “fruit” from our sin, and quite often it is “rotten”. Most of the time we reap sin's havoc Read More

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