How to Be Successful (Joshua 1:8)

How to Be Successful (Joshua 1:8)

Moses is dead; a new leader for the children of Israel has been selected. Israel is about to go into Canaan. There will be many battles ahead. God lays down the rule to guarantee their success. It is given in our text: “This book of the law shall not depart out of thy...

Second and Third Opinions

Solomon said that a wise man knows he doesn’t have all the answers. He is humble enough to look for sound advice from good men: “Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counselors there is safety.” (Prov. 11:14) “Without counsel purposes are...

How to Appoint Deacons

Since the word deacon and forms of it meant and mean helper, assistant, or servant (Rom. 15:8, I Tim. 3:8), it would seem just from an understanding of the word itself that someone else is in the lead. And, elders are those in fact who are placed in the lead over the...