A zealous man in religion is pre-eminently a man of one thing. It is not enough to say that he is earnest, hearty, uncompromising, thorough-going, whole-hearted, fervent in spirit. 282 more words
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Often, our family devotions are not a thing of beauty. Tears are shed, screams can be heard far outside our front door, and every other word of the Bible story ends up being, “no” or “stop that.” At times, April and I feel like the whole thing is one pointless endeavor. 645 more words
“… the sons of Issachar who had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do…” (1 Chronicles 12:32, NKJV)
- These men of Issachar are set before us as a pattern to be imitated and an example to be followed; for it is a most important thing to understand the times in which we live, and to know what those times require.