Contributed on May 1, 2008
Our families sometimes leave us legacies of sin. God can help us stand up to this sin and overcome it.
Overcoming the sins of our families 1 Kings 15:9-15 In the brief story of Asa a string of family problems dominates. Yet Asa stands out as one of the kings who did what God wanted. He was not without problems of his own, but he was able to overcome his family’s influence and live a life ...read more
Contributed on May 29, 2008
Our giving should not be cheap or second hand. David exemplifies the principle of giving of our selves as a part of the gift.
Giving till it costs 2 Samuel 24:18-25 David’s personal sacrifice strongly underscored his humility. It was David’s humility as well as his actions that brought about the restoration he sought. The situation was grim. But it is hard for us to imagine why it was grim. David had counted the ...read more