• Seeming Security

    "The terror you inspire and the pride of your heart have deceived you, you who live in the clefts of the rocks, who occupy the heights of the hill. Though... read more

  • Godly Ambition

    "'Should you then seek great things for yourself? Do not seek them. For I will bring disaster on all people, declares the LORD, but wherever you go I will... read more

  • Confession

    "'After I strayed, I repented; after I came to understand, I beat my breast. I was ashamed and humiliated because I bore the disgrace of my youth.'" Jeremiah... read more

  • Cry out to God

    Although our sins testify against us, do something, LORD, for the sake of your name. For we have often rebelled; we have sinned against you. Jeremiah 14:7 How... read more

  • Pride

    This is what the LORD says: "Let not the wise boast of their wisdom or the strong boast of their strength or the rich boast of their riches, but let the... read more

  • A Search for Meaning

    Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the duty of all mankind. For God will bring... read more

  • The Prayer of Agur

    "Two things I ask of you, O LORD; do not refuse me before I die: Keep falsehood and lies far from me; give me neither poverty nor riches, but give me only... read more

  • Secret Sin

    Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy. Proverbs 28:13 Living with secret sin may not... read more

  • The Real Test of the Heart

    The crucible for silver and the furnace for gold, but people are tested by their praise. Proverbs 27:21 With adversity comes the test. The fires of trial... read more

  • Lasting Relationships

    One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. Proverbs 18:24 Companions are a dime a dozen.... read more