Speech/Words

  • God's Word

    Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law. Psalm 119:18 Quoting Isaiah, the apostle Paul wrote, "'No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no... read more

  • Surrender

    Our God is in heaven; he does whatever pleases him. Psalm 115:3 At some point, the prayer that comes from trembling lips and a shaken life is short and... read more

  • Sing a New Song

    Sing to the LORD a new song, for he has done marvelous things; his right hand and his holy arm have worked salvation for him. Psalm 98:1 Many years ago,... read more

  • True Confession

    While Ezra was praying and confessing, weeping and throwing himself down before the house of God, a large crowd of Israelites--men, women and children--gathered... read more

  • Teaching God's Word

    For Ezra had devoted himself to the study and observance of the Law of the LORD, and to teaching its decrees and laws in Israel. Ezra 7:10 For years,... read more

  • When Discouragement Comes

    Then the peoples around them set out to discourage the people of Judah and make them afraid to go on building. Ezra 4:4 Whatever you set out to do, someone... read more

  • They Trusted in Him

    They were helped in fighting them, and God delivered the Hagrites and all their allies into their hands, because they cried out to him during the battle.... read more

  • Bold Prayers

    Jabez was more honorable than his brothers. His mother had named him Jabez, saying, "I gave birth to him in pain." Jabez cried out to the God of Israel,... read more

  • Self-counsel

    Jeroboam thought to himself, "The kingdom will now likely revert to the house of David." 1 Kings 12:26 Self-counsel. It will get you into trouble every... read more

  • Our Guide to the End

    But David thought to himself, "One of these days I will be destroyed by the hand of Saul. The best thing I can do is to escape to the land of the Philistines.... read more