Pride/Humility

  • Seek Help from the Lord

    In the thirty-ninth year of his reign Asa was afflicted with a disease in his feet. Though his disease was severe, even in his illness he did not seek... read more

  • What Do You Need?

    That night God appeared to Solomon and said to him, "Ask for whatever you want me to give you." Solomon answered God, "You have shown great kindness to... read more

  • What Are You Planting?

    David said, "My son Solomon is young and inexperienced, and the house to be built for the LORD should be of great magnificence and fame and splendor in... read more

  • Monument to Self

    During his lifetime Absalom had taken a pillar and erected it in the King's Valley as a monument to himself, for he thought, "I have no son to carry on... read more

  • Check Your Heart

    One evening David got up from his bed and walked around on the roof of the palace. From the roof he saw a woman bathing. The woman was very beautiful,... read more

  • True Friendship

    "How the mighty have fallen in battle! Jonathan lies slain on your heights. I grieve for you, Jonathan my brother; you were very dear to me. Your love... read more

  • An Emotional Furnace

    David had just said, "It's been useless--all my watching over [Nabal's] property in the wilderness so that nothing of his was missing. He has paid me back... read more

  • Love the Lord Your God

    So Jonathan made a covenant with the house of David, saying, "May the LORD call David's enemies to account." And Jonathan had David reaffirm his oath out... read more

  • Two Are Better Than One

    If you see your fellow Israelite's ox or sheep straying, do not ignore it but be sure to take it back to its owner. If they do not live near you or if... read more

  • The Disease of Doubt

    The LORD answered Moses, "Is the LORD's arm too short? Now you will see whether or not what I say will come true for you." Numbers 11:23 God's gracious... read more