"Esther: the Pre-show Show"
If we look at the history or Jewish representation in places of power and influence in the Bible, Daniel and Esther stick out. Moses gave his up to be with his people. But, Daniel and Esther represented the Jewish people to the foriegn powers that controlled their destiny, or so the powers thought. What we are seeing, between the two, is a hint at the all around work of God among His people.
Xerxes, if we have him identified right, was the
In a Land of Sand
(a children's poem)
Some few thousand years ago
A cruel man was the pharaoh
Of a far-off desert land
With little rain and lots of sand.
Then one day a man of God
Came carrying a shepherd's rod;
He and Aaron told the pharaoh
“Let God's children go!”.
“No! I will not let them go!”,
Updated Mar 29th 2010 at 12:15 AM by paidforinfull
As I said in a previous issue of SHOOT'N.... Love is not love if love is the only option.... Just like loving ones own only is no big accomplishment.... Jesus states we must love our enemies.... Because even heathens love their friends! No big deal right?
WHAT DOES THE WORD SAY?:
You have heard that it was said, "You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy." But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those
A Far Better Place
We're on our way to a far better place
Where we'll see Jesus Christ face to Face,
Bridegroom and bride, united at last
Will walk hand in hand on streets clear as glass.
Surrounded by walls of transparent gold
We'll behold wonders as yet untold
While thousands 'pon thousands of angels will sing
Praises of joy
Ride The Wind
Rise up and ride the wind, dear child,
Soar high on eagles' wings;
Though it blow fierce; though it be mild,
Rise above all that it brings.
Do not be blown here or there by the winds
Of false teaching; cunning and lies;
Resist temptations dished up by hell's fiends
No matter how hard they might try.
Updated Mar 28th 2010 at 12:44 PM by paidforinfull