Mirror – Beautiful

1 Chronicles 17 Did you know that 1 Chronicles 17 and 2 Samuel 7 are companion chapters? I didn't until today, specifically.  Today, as I began to read I said to myself, wait this reads like what I read a few days ago.   So, I checked, and yes 1 Chronicles 17 and 2 Samuel 7 …

Lessons From Kings

2 Kings 25 What a chapter. Most of it is way over my head in learning but I do get a couple of things pretty well, I think.  Two years. Two years Jerusalem was under siege by the king of Babylon.   It was a successful tactic. Nebuchadnezzar starved them out.  Henious.  But before you get …

Translates

It's Monday and the first of the month. August -- already! We have a brand new month --  what will we do with it? 2 Kings 5 Verse  11 But Na‘aman became angry and left, saying, “Here now! I thought for certain that he would come out personally, that he would stand, call on the name …

Too Soft

Putting in a tablespoon of salt when the recipe reads a teaspoon is a MISTAKE. Mistake is too soft a word to use when calling people to JESUS. Pornography is sin. Getting drunk is sin. Sexual acts outside of Scripture are sin. Illicit drug use is sin. Unwholesome language of every kind is sin. Immodesty …

Carry On

Well, it's another Saturday mid-morning.  I hear the lawnmower humming away -- at 75 my beloved still mows.  Father GOD is so gracious to us!  Our house is quiet again.  I miss the Babies.  Yes, I still call them Babies, their actual age matters not in that regard.  Carry on.  I was just saying hello.  …

You Are The Man

Good Friday Morning. 2 Samuel 12  As I am in the process, I think I will not be long here. Nathan and David.  ADONAI sent Nathan to David.  I am rejoicing over this and requesting.  Perhaps we all have people in our circle that say they love JESUS but the way they live denies Him. …

Off the Cuff

Quickly 2 Samuel 7 Two observations, I think. Sometimes, even Prophets give counsel off the cuff and GOD corrects.  Want to see why I say that? Verse 3 Natan said to the king, “Go, do everything that is in your heart, for Adonai is with you.”   source Now, look what happened. 4 But that same night the word of Adonai came …