The Day the Sun Stood Still In The Bible

The Day The Sun Stood Still In The Bible

When Israel battled the Amorites, Joshua prayed to God to prolong the daylight and God answered his prayer.  This amazing story is about the power of God in the day the sun stood still.God Answers Joshua’s PrayerJoshua 10:12-14 “At that time Joshua spoke to the Lord in the day when the Lord gave the Amorites over to the sons of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel. “Sun, stand still at Gibeon, and moon, in the Valley of Aijalon.”And the sun stood still, and the moon stopped, until t … [Read more...]

Summary of the Book of James

Summary Of The Book Of James

What is the purpose behind the Book of James?  What was the reason for James writing it?  Here is a brief survey or summary of the Book of James.Who was James? The author of the Book of James was likely James, the half-brother of Jesus.  Imagine growing up with Jesus and His never doing anything wrong or never sinning.  It must have certainly drove Jesus’ brothers and sisters a bit crazy.  It was only after Jesus death and resurrection that James repented and trusted in Christ.  Before he wa … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Blessings

We are blessed by God in so many ways.  What are some of the top Bible verses on blessings?  What is your favorite?Blessings from God All good things come from God and so when we receive blessings why shouldn’t we thank Him for them?  In the Bible we can find the word “blessings” over seven thousand times so it is hard to decide which seven Bible verses about blessings are my favorites.  Here are those Bible verses on blessings which stand out to me.Numbers 6:24-26 “The LORD bless you … [Read more...]

How To Prepare a Sermon: 7 Important Steps

How To Prepare A Sermon

If you were preparing a sermon, what steps would you take?  Here are 7 important steps that could help you prepare in giving a sermon.The Essential of Prayer There is nothing more important in life than prayer and so how much more important is prayer in sermon preparation?  Our ultimate Teacher is the Holy Spirit and so ask God the Holy Spirit to enlighten you, to guide you, and give you insight into what the message should be about.  I have read some Bible chapters and verses and then, all … [Read more...]

What Are The Lost Books of the Bible? Is This Important?

There are some books that were claimed to have been lost and not in the Bible.  Are they important enough to know about or to have been included in the Bible?The Sufficiency of ScriptureSecond Timothy 3:14-17 “But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have firmly believed, knowing from whom you learned it  and how from childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.  All Scripture is brea … [Read more...]

Is Gambling a Sin According to the Bible?

Is Gambling A Sin

Is gambling a sin?  Does the Bible address this issue?  What can we learn from the Bible as to whether gambling is a sin or not?Decide for Yourself I am going to provide you with some Bible verses and see if you can decide for yourself whether you believe that gambling is a sin or not.  I hope you will read the following Bible verses to determine whether you think it is okay for a believer to gamble or if it can lead a person astray and cause them to stumble.  If you can reach a decision aft … [Read more...]


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