Help My Unbelief

TODAY’S DAILY READING: Exodus 23-24 & Mark 9

Old Testament: Exodus 23- Following The Crowd

Exodus 23:2
“You shall not follow a crowd to do evil…”

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The Law of God was given as a standard to show the people their need for a Savior, and as a pattern to ensure that the people lived righteous lives. Here we find a principle that would protect Israel from becoming like the surrounding pagan nations. God is declaring that popular opinion is not what determines right from wrong. Almost every child has heard his parents say, “Would you jump off a cliff if your friends were doing it?” We attempt to instill within our children the principle that just because the crowd is behaving a certain way, it does not… Read More

Exodus 24- Faithful In All Things

Exodus 24:5
“Then he sent young men of the children of Israel, who offered burnt offerings and sacrificed peace offerings of oxen to the Lord.”

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“If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself.” I am quite certain most of us have heard this little slogan. The lesson in it is, there is no way to get a job done properly, unless you alone… Read More

New Testament: Mark 9- Help My Unbelief

Mark 9:24
Lord, I believe; help my unbelief!”

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We are introduced to a man facing one of life’s greatest obstacles, the illness of his son. We have little glimpses into the great love he had for his child. We are told the father cried out with tears, and although the boy had been suffering from childhood, his father stood with him, even risking his life to rescue… Read More

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