Tag archive: people

The Prayer List

The Prayer List

It was when I visited Jane’s home that I noticed this dedication went far beyond Sunday morning 1 Timothy 2:1-15 Reference: “I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people—” 1 Timothy‬ ‭2:1‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: Jane was a lady from a previous congregation who was very faithful…

You Have No Power Over Me

You Have No Power Over Me

I soon discovered he used his power to control others to get his own way Psalm 129:1-8 Reference: ““they have greatly oppressed me from my youth, but they have not gained the victory over me.” Psalm‬ ‭129:2‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: People can have great power over others. Unfortunately, there are times when this power is used to…

A Positive Partnership

A Positive Partnership

How could a lady, well into her life, make such a poor choice? Genesis 34:1-31 Reference: “You can settle among us; the land is open to you. Live in it, trade in it, and acquire property in it.”” Genesis‬ ‭34:10‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: I recently heard of a grandmother who was sentenced for trafficking drugs. I…

Think God Can’t Use You?

Think God Can't Use You?

Jacob was a liar; Leah was ugly Genesis 27:1-46 Reference: But he said, “Your brother came deceitfully and took your blessing.” (‭Genesis‬ ‭27‬:‭35‬ NIV) Explore: I recently saw this on social media: Noah was a drunkAbraham was too oldIsaac was a daydreamerJacob was a liarLeah was uglyJoseph was abusedMoses had a stuttering problemGideon was afraidSamson was a…

Famous People

Famous People

Every teenager watched it as they were growing up Psalm 99:1-9 Reference: Moses and Aaron were among his priests, Samuel was among those who called on his name; they called on the Lord and he answered them. (‭Psalm‬ ‭99‬:‭6‬ NIV) Explore: The secondary school I went to wasn’t huge but it had one claim to…

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