Is the Amount the Issue? – Jim Scudder, Jr.

Today’s Scripture: At the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder. Thine eyes shall behold strange women, and thine heart shall utter perverse things. Proverbs 23:32-33 Suppose there was a chemical factory that was malfunctioning, leaking off...

Caught Up by Grace – Dr. James A. Scudder

Today’s Scripture: Lay not wait, O wicked man, against the dwelling of the righteous; spoil not his resting place: For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again: but the wicked shall fall into mischief. Proverbs 24:15–16 It was the worst four seconds...

One Word, Two Meanings – Jim Scudder, Jr.

Draw me, we will run after thee: the king hath brought me into his chambers: we will be glad and rejoice in thee, we will remember thy love more than wine: the upright love thee. Song of Solomon 1:4 Most people that would hold the view that drinking is ok if it is in...

Accepted and Abhorred – Jim Scudder, Jr.

Today’s Scripture: But they also have erred through wine, and through strong drink are out of the way; the priest and the prophet have erred through strong drink, they are swallowed up of wine, they are out of the way through strong drink; they err in vision,...

A Man in a Suit – Dr. James A. Scudder

Today’s Scripture: And if by grace, then is it no more of works: otherwise grace is no more grace. But if it be of works, then is it no more grace: otherwise work is no more work. Romans 11:6 You can only pretend for so long before someone finds out the real...

For the Children’s Sake – Dr. James A. Scudder

Today’s Scripture: And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. Ephesians 6:4 They watched their children grow from day one. The parents living in Chichen Itza fed their children, clothed them,...