Monthly Archives: August 2018

The Weakness of Strength

Leprous King Uzziah Hence his fame spread afar, for he was marvelously helped until he was strong. But when he became strong, his heart was so proud that he acted corruptly, and he was unfaithful to the Lord his God, for he entered the temple of the Lord to burn incense on the altar of incense.(2 Chronicles 26:15b-16a NASB) Uzziah was a righteous King.  It is said […]

Removing the Rock

Jesus *said, “Remove the stone.” Martha, the sister of the deceased, *said to Him, “Lord, by this time [a]there will be a stench, for he has been dead four days.”  (John 11:39 NASB) Most people know the story of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead.  What would have happened if Martha and the others present at the tomb had refused to […]