The Israelites were absolutely sure they could not lose if they followed the religious counsel of Hophni and Phinehas. Someone had told them, “If you believe, you can achieve.” They were cocksure health, wealth, and prosperity was theirs if they named it, claimed it, and declared it so. Therefore, in accordance with this vain philosophy, … More All He Does is Win
God foreordains our sin. There is much mystery here. Our human responsibility is not being denied. God is not the author of our sin. However, whatsoever comes to pass, we know it has been sovereignly decreed by our sovereign God. God foresees our sin. He is omniscient and knows those transgressions which he has decreed. He also can look … More Why Will You Stay Away?
Sometimes new carts are overrated and old poles are best. This is especially true when God has decreed his preference for old poles. We see this truth presented for us in 2 Samuel 6:1-7: David again gathered all the chosen men of Israel, thirty thousand. And David arose and went with all the people who were with … More New Carts or Old Poles