Stephen and Paul

Stephen continued preaching and toward the end, he spoke words his audience didn’t want to hear so they covered their ears and began stoning Him. In the crowd was a man named Saul, later known as Paul in the New Testament. He agreed with those […]

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Family Blessing

Psalm 127 is a Psalm of Solomon, the son and predecessor to King David. During David’s reign over Israel there was much war. During Solomon’s reign God gave Israel peace and the temple was built. To summarize Psalm 127, it talks about God’s blessings on […]

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Man Up

When David was near death he told his son Solomon important details to help him be a good king. In the beginning of his reign Solomon had to man up and kill people that could jeopardize and compromise his rule over Israel. 2 Kings 2:1-12 […]

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Common But Bold

Peter and John healed a man who had been lame for forty years and then spoke boldly of Jesus to the religious leaders. Acts 4: 5 The next day the council of all the rulers and elders and teachers of religious law met in Jerusalem. […]

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Life’s Author Died

Peter healed a lame man outside the Temple. The Jewish people saw this so Peter used it as an opportunity to tell them about Jesus, the One God had sent to deliver them from sin. Acts 3: 12 Peter saw his opportunity and addressed the […]

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Filled

Some time after Jesus ascended to Heaven believers had met together. The apostles were there. The Holy Spirit made His presence known and the people spoke in different tongues. Acts 2: 2 On the day of Pentecost all the believers were meeting together in one […]

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Light of Israel

King David was the light of Israel. His soldiers were devoted to him. He would fight along side then in battle. 2 Samuel 21: 15 Once again the Philistines were at war with Israel. And when David and his men were in the thick of […]

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God Is With Me

  Lately I’ve been dealing with difficult issues in my life. So I look at them in this way. When I have a hard problem that I don’t have an answer to I don’t worry about it.  (Worrying is worthless and it doesn’t make you […]

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Absalom

King David had many wives and concubines and he had many children from them. One of his sons was named Absalom. Absalom was was a handsome man and he wanted to be king so he went and slept with his father’s concubines to show his […]

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