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  • Ecclesiastes 10:17 17Blessed is the land whose king is of noble birth and whose princes eat at a proper time—for strength and not for drunkenness. Good or bad situation may influence our mindset, but not necessarily dictates success or failure of anyone. When they were forced as refugees after N... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 10:16 16 Woe to the land whose king was a servant and whose princes feast in the morning. Could a nation face catastrophe because of the background credential of its king? NIV Bible translated “king was a servant” while some Bible versions translated “king is a child.” The added p... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 10:5 5There is an evil I have seen under the sun, the sort of error that arises from a ruler. Once upon a time, a promising boxer won several fights convincingly, and his name had become popular among local boxing fans. Then, a crucial bout was presented to him; and, he calculated... [read more]
  • Acts 22:30-23:5  22:30 The commander wanted to find out exactly why Paul was being accused by the Jews. So the next day he released him and ordered the chief priests and all the members of the Sanhedrin to assemble. Then he brought Paul and had him stand before them. 23:1 Paul looked straight at th... [read more]
  • Acts 21:17-26 17 When we arrived at Jerusalem, the brothers and sisters received us warmly. 18 The next day Paul and the rest of us went to see James, and all the elders were present. 19 Paul greeted them and reported in detail what God had done among the Gentiles through his ministry. 20 When ... [read more]
  • Acts 20:32-38  32 “Now I commit you to God and to the word of his grace, which can build you up and give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified. 33 I have not coveted anyone’s silver or gold or clothing. 34 You yourselves know that these hands of mine have supplied my own needs and t... [read more]
  • Acts 20:25-31 25 “Now I know that none of you among whom I have gone about preaching the kingdom will ever see me again. 26 Therefore, I declare to you today that I am innocent of the blood of any of you. 27 For I have not hesitated to proclaim to you the whole will of God. 28 Keep watch over y... [read more]
  • Acts 13:16-20 16 Standing up, Paul motioned with his hand and said: “Fellow Israelites and you Gentiles who worship God, listen to me! 17 The God of the people of Israel chose our ancestors; he made the people prosper during their stay in Egypt; with mighty power he led them out of that country; 18... [read more]