Mobilizing the People

If there was anyone successful in fulfilling a goal directed by the Lord it was Joshua. He was a good listener and believer in what God wanted him to accomplish.  The Lord reminds Joshua that careful attention to His Word brings blessing and success.  Three major items Joshua employs for success is: (1) Be Strong…

The Wedding Procrastinators

Our scripture is emphasizing the importance of being ready. It’s placed in the midst of a series of teachings and observations in the Gospel of Matthew about end times. At this point, Jesus knows he’s finishing his earthly life, and he’s looking ahead towards his trial and crucifixion. He’s going to die, be resurrected, and…