Service/Servanthood

  • Security

    "If I have put my trust in gold or said to pure gold, 'You are my security,' if I have rejoiced over my great wealth, the fortune my hands had gained,... read more

  • Leaders like Nehemiah

    They said to me, "Those who survived the exile and are back in the province are in great trouble and disgrace. The wall of Jerusalem is broken down, and... read more

  • A Half-hearted Christian Life

    He did what was right in the eyes of the LORD, but not wholeheartedly. 2 Chronicles 25:2 Today's verse describes King Amaziah, who was twenty-five years... read more

  • What's the Cost?

    But King David replied to Araunah, "No, I insist on paying the full price. I will not take for the LORD what is yours, or sacrifice a burnt offering that... read more

  • Fully Devoted

    As Solomon grew old, his wives turned his heart after other gods, and his heart was not fully devoted to the LORD his God, as the heart of David his father... read more

  • Sold Out

    "I am still as strong today as the day Moses sent me out; I'm just as vigorous to go out to battle now as I was then." Joshua 14:11 One of my favorite... read more

  • Ready, Set, Live!

    And now, Israel, what does the LORD your God ask of you but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, to love him, to serve the LORD your... read more

  • One Knows Best

    Aaron's sons Nadab and Abihu took their censers, put fire in them and added incense; and they offered unauthorized fire before the LORD, contrary to his... read more

  • Plant Trees

    Jacob and all the people with him came to Luz (that is, Bethel) in the land of Canaan. There he built an altar, and he called the place El Bethel, because... read more

  • Grace

    But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me was not without effect. No, I worked harder than all of them-- yet not I, but the grace of... read more