It isn’t rocket science!

Jeremiah 6 Heeding Instructions Ezekiel was told to pay attention, watch closely, and listen carefully and Jeremiah echoed those words! He reminded them that they were standing at the crossroads and must decide; God’s way or the world’s way. He also reminded them that the ways of their forefathers who chose the ‘good way’ or […]

If at first, you don’t succeed, try try again

Yesterday we started the story of the false prophet, Balaam. Now for the rest of the story. Numbers 25 “If at first, you don’t succeed, try, try again” We often hear this quote when others are failing and we want to encourage them but not so fast! In today’s episode, we find that King Balak was not […]

The Cat and Mouse Game of Balaam

Have you ever watched a cat as he plays with a mouse? Balaam, a diviner, played that game. Wonder who won, the cat or the mouse? Numbers 22 and 23 “The Cat and Mouse Game of Balaam” The story of Balaam brings the question to mind; did he “know” God; that is, did he have a […]

What do Balaam, Donkeys, Bluebonnets and the Wilderness have to do with Trials?

James 1: Count It All Joy! Donkeys that talk are out of the ordinary and we giggle at Balaam’s response but oftentimes we act just like him when God is trying to get our attention. We are a stubborn people when we are in a trial just like Balaam. But, James, God’s servant, is not […]