Have you ever had someone say to you, “Don’t just stand there! Do something!”? Or have you ever said that to someone else? Making such a statement is often justified when someone is faced with a situation requiring action and hesitates. But what if the problem you are facing is something that is totally beyond your ability to solve?
King Jehoshaphat of Judah once faced such a problem. He was a good king who not only obeyed God but appointed godly teachers and judges for Judah to help the rest of the country obey. He once faced a problem which he could do nothing about. Read the rest of this entry
Here is something I read on Facebook.
by Joshua Agan
A “repentance” which continues to do the same deeds is no repentance at all.
“Thus saith the Lord;
Stand in the court of the Lord’s house, and speak unto all the cities of Judah, which come to worship in the Lord’s house, all the words that I command thee to speak unto them;
diminish not a word:
IF so be they will hearken, AND TURN every man FROM HIS EVIL WAY, that I may repent me of the evil, which I purpose to do unto them because of the evil of their doings. Read the rest of this entry
The book of Proverbs ends with a tribute to an excellent wife.
 An excellent wife who can find?
She is far more precious than jewels.
 The heart of her husband trusts in her,
and he will have no lack of gain.
 She does him good, and not harm,
all the days of her life. Read the rest of this entry
The Bible teaches that salvation is a gift of God that we receive through faith and is not the result of any work that we have done.
For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.
But the Bible also says that we will be judged for what we do.
For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may receive what is due for what he has done in the body, whether good or evil.
2 Corinthians 5:10
How can these two facts be reconciled?