Section: Reflecting on Gods Word

Potiphar’s Wife

by Diane Hamilton
The environment Potiphar’s wife lived in was thoroughly saturated with idolatry, vice, and revelry, so we’re not surprised when the Bible says she “cast longing eyes on Joseph.” Genesis 39:7. Indeed, the Bible says Joseph was “beautiful in form to look at,” But little else is said about this sexual advance, other than … Read more »

My Brother's Keeper

by Dr. R. Dean Davis
When Eve had Cain, she undoubtedly believed she’d given birth to the Messiah; so, obviously, she saw no need for her second son, Abel. His name (hebel in Hebrew) is translated as breath (“Man is like a breath; his days are like a passing shadow,” Psalm 144:4) and also vanity or … Read more »

A Deeper Experience

by Kevin Hart
It was the beginning of a brand new day and light flooded the countryside as the sun climbed above the horizon. The sounds of seagulls filled the air as the water gently lapped the shore.
Here, on the edge of the Sea of Galilee, Jesus stepped into Peter’s boat and taught the crowd. The … Read more »

Is Your Good News Good Enough?

by Adam Dean
Things were desperate in the city of Samaria. The Syrian army had them surrounded and starving people were resorting to cannibalism to survive! Outside the gates four lepers sat starving, as well. “The famine is in the city, and we shall die there,” they said to each other, “and if we sit here, … Read more »

Wisdom at What Price?

by Dr. R. Dean Davis
The story of the fall of man in Genesis 3 offers an amazing display of God’s grace. Eve’s first sin, motivated by her desire for self-exaltation, was the same sin that cost Lucifer his home in Heaven. Now known as Satan (see Revelation 12:9 and 20:2), he tempts Eve, disguised as … Read more »

Compelled by Compassion

Mark 6: 25- 34
And she came in straightway with haste unto the king, and asked, saying, I will that thou give me by and by in a charger the head of John the Baptist. And the king was exceeding sorry; yet for his oath’s sake, and for their sakes which sat with him, he would … Read more »