Monthly Archives: January 2015

But now… those aren’t your shoes!

1 Samuel 13:14 But now thy kingdom shall not continue: the Lord hath sought him a man after his own heart, and the Lord hath commanded him to be captain over his people, because thou hast not kept that which the Lord commanded thee. The handsome man that stood a head taller than the crowd had made it two years and […]

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But now… He made us, so He’ll keep us

1 Samuel 12:10 And they cried unto the Lord, and said, We have sinned, because we have forsaken the Lord, and have served Baalim and Ashtaroth: but now deliver us out of the hand of our enemies, and we will serve thee. Samuel had just done a roll call of sins and doubts of the people of […]

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But Now…a Trip to the Wood Shed for this Chick

1 Samuel 2:30 Wherefore the Lord God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the Lord saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed. Eli the Priest had […]

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But Now… are you willing?

Judges 6:13 And Gideon said unto him, Oh my Lord, if the Lord be with us, why then is all this befallen us? and where be all his miracles which our fathers told us of, saying, Did not the Lord bring us up from Egypt? but now the Lord hath forsaken us, and delivered us into the hands of the Midianites. […]

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But Now… an awkward alliance turns awesome!

Joshua 9 12 This our bread we took hot for our provision out of our houses on the day we came forth to go unto you; but now, behold, it is dry, and it is mouldy: These were the words spoken to Joshua and the children of Israel by the Gibeonites in order to deceive them […]

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But Now… a 2015 kick in the pants

  G. Wodehouse (Reader’s Digest[July, 1984], ) told about a member of the British Parliament who was once standing in the lobby of the House when a tall, distinguished looking old gentleman came up and begged for a moment of his time. He had a sad story to tell. By hard work and thrift he […]

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Willingly or Dragged… it’s a choice

Genesis 37:28 Then there passed by Midianites merchantmen; and they drew and lifted up Joseph out of the pit, and sold Joseph to the Ishmeelites for twenty pieces of silver: and they brought Joseph into Egypt. It is said that Joseph’s journey into Egypt was a 30 day march for which he likely would have […]

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