Pitfalls

Love Tells the Truth

Mark 10 contains a reminder that we sometimes need: God loves us, and because he loves us, he always tells us the truth–the truth about himself and the truth about ourselves. Sometimes, the truth about our needs, our shortcomings, and …

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“Like Any Other Man”

In spite of his extraordinary physical strength, Samson was vulnerable, “like any other man.” After this [Samson] loved a woman in the Valley of Sorek, whose name was Delilah. And the lords of the Philistines came up to her and said …

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How Long Will You Put It Off?

In Joshua 18:3, Joshua asked the people of Israel a powerful question. “How long will you put off going in to take possession of the land, which the LORD, the God of your fathers, has given you?” The walls of …

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“Let Us Go and Serve Other Gods”

In today’s Bible reading from Deuteronomy 13, Moses warns the people of God about “going after other gods.” Throughout the chapter, he highlights various relationships that can either bring us closer to or pull us further away from God. His message …

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