Holy Ground

“Then He said, ‘Do not draw near this place. Take your sandals off your feet, for the place where you stand is holy ground.’” -Exodus 3:5 Imagine the following scene. It’s another day with sheep in  the desert. You’ve been shepherding for many, many years. Every day is a lot like the other ones– hot and dry. The…

He’s A Tree

“He shall be like a tree planted by rivers of water, that brings forth its fruit in its season…” -Psalm 1:3a I have been digging deep into Psalms recently for my quiet time, using a commentary by Robert Plumer as a supplementary tool. Knowing that David was called a man after God’s own heart (Acts…

I Was A Leper

“He shall be unclean. All the days he has the sor e he shall be unclean. He is unclean and he shall dwell alone; his dwelling shall be outside the camp.” -Leviticus 13:46 Leprosy. Have you heard of it? It is a horrible disease that affects your skin. Leviticus uses many pages to go through the certain…

3 Parallels Between Marriage and A Believer’s Relationship with Christ

“The kingdom of heaven is like a certain king who arranged a marriage for his son.” -Matthew 22:2 The subject of marriage and Christianity was brought up at a Bible study the other night, and it took me back to all the parallels between the two in Scripture. It’s never been something I’ve sat down to study, but…

Whatever the Cost

“Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego answered and said to the king, ‘O Nebuchadnezzar, we have no need to answer you in this matter. If that is the case, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and He will deliver us from your hand, O king. But if not, let it be known to you,…