How To Be Ready

BFB210606 Soldiers Getting the Word - Vietnam
Soldiers Getting the Word,” Theodore J. Abraham. This illustration from the Vietnam War applies to all soldiers at any time and any place. (U.S. Army Center of Military History, August 1999.) 

The Bible tells us to watch and pray and be ready, but does it tell us how, and for what?

Deuteronomy 4:9-10; Proverbs 15:22; Matthew 24:42-44, 26:41; 2 Timothy 2:3-4, 3:16-17

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Music: “I’m Ready to Go,” The Stanley Brothers, The Collection 1958-1960, Marmot Music 2013.

Take the Old King Off Life Support

BFB210419 King Uzziah Smitten With Leprosy
“Uzziah Smitten with Leprosy – 2 Chronicles 26:9.” London, Cassell & Company Ltd, c.1860 (via Blue Letter Bible).

We want the Lord to move and make things right, but often we ourselves are the reason He is holding back. Maybe instead of hoping He will fix the old things, we should ask how we can help Him usher in something new and better.

Leviticus 12:1-15:33; Numbers 12:1-15; 2 Chronicles 26:1-23; Isaiah 6:1-13; Luke 7:18-23; 2 Timothy 3:1-17

Click here to listen to the podcast: Take the Old King Off Life Support

Music: “I See The Lord,” Paul Baloche, performed by Promise Keepers, Turn the Tide 2001, Maranatha, 2002.