Diligence

The Land of Judah Described - Joshua 15:1 – 15:63 (commentary)

This chapter defines the boundaries of Judah’s inheritance (vv. 1-12). As we listen to Joshua parcel out the inheritance of the land to the various tribes and observe the reaction of what was given to them, it is not hard to see ourselves. We find Caleb getting down to business a …

The Problem of Co-signing For Someone - Proverbs 22:22 – 22:29 (commentary)

We find in these verses a strong warning against taking advantage of the poor (vv. 22-23). The Lord is on the side of the weak and helpless and will bring judgment on those who take advantage of those who are needy. Next we have a warning against being a friend …