And in the fourteenth year of King Hezekiah, Sennacherib king of Assyria came up against all the fortified cities of Judah and took them. (2 Kings 18:13) The Assyrians were fierce fighters who showed no mercy to anyone. They’d kill their enemies, mount them on poles to show their might and to cause fear
Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the
It always amazes me how God uses the simplest things to get His point across to us…
Fear is a powerful emotion that can keep one from moving forward. It’s like a taser where once it hits you, it seizes you up, making you unable to move.
Then Simon Peter, having a sword, drew it and struck the high priest’s servant, and cut off his right ear. The servant’s name was Malchus. So Jesus said to Peter, “Put your sword into the sheath. Shall I not drink the cup which My Father has given Me?” (John 18:10-11) When reading the
It’s important to pay attention to warning signs. They are there for a reason…to warn us of dangerous situations ahead. When our engine light goes on in our car, we know that there is a serious problem that needs our attention. When we see yellow lights flashing, it means caution. Why is it we can’t