Envy- The Green Eyed Monster

Envy- The Green Eyed Monster

Envy:  “Discontent at the excellence or good fortune of another, frequently in the Bible with the distinct idea of malice or spite.  The revisions often replace it with jealousy”  (Cruden’s Complete Concordance). From this definition we can see that envy is a feeling...
Speaking for God

Speaking for God

Take a Bible quiz. Who said, “I cannot go beyond the word of the Lord my God to do less or more”? It is a very good statement and one that could and should be the statement of every Christian. The statement is recorded in Numbers 22:18, and is spoken by Balaam. Now,...
Nothing New Under the Sun

Nothing New Under the Sun

“The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun” (Ecclesiastes  1:9). All of us who have lived many years in this world have seen many changes in the cultural and...
Be of Faithful People

Be of Faithful People

In the church there are those who live good moral lives.  They attend worship and get involved in some good work.  They may even teach a class and talk a good talk but when all is said and done they are sometimes a hindrance to the work of Jesus Christ.  They hold...
Time

Time

Time is a precious thing.  None of us know just how much of it we have.  No one knows what it holds, whether good or ill.  With the changing of the years we are prone to think on these things more, perhaps, than at any other time of the year.  The inspired penmen...