Esther was a victim. She was a youngster seen without wisdom, experience, or power. She was an orphan. Her parents had perished, and now she lived with an elderly uncle. She was a woman. In her culture, a female was something to be owned, displayed, traded, used, abused, and discarded. She was an exile. Esther … More Worshiping in the Harem
Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. It was Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was ill. So the sisters sent to him, saying, “Lord, he whom you love is ill.” But when Jesus … More He Hurts to Help
Job declared, “He gives and takes away.” (Job 1:21) Job screamed, “Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him.” (Job 13:15) Friends, God has a revealed will, and it is presented clearly to us in the pages of Scripture. It is not vague, shadowy, foggy, hidden, or mysterious. From reading the Bible, we can … More Got Questions?