Tags archives: respect

  • Joshua 7:1-5 1But the Israelites were unfaithful in regard to the devoted things; Achan son of Karmi, the son of Zimri, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of them. So the Lord’s anger burned against Israel. 2Now Joshua sent men from Jericho to Ai, which is near Beth Aven to the east... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 8:3  3Do not be in a hurry to leave the king’s presence. Do not stand up for a bad cause, for he will do whatever he pleases. A young man watched a movie where the leading actor had conversation with his associate.  While his associate was talking, the leading actor stood, turned ... [read more]
  • Genesis 47:27-31 27Now the Israelites settled in Egypt in the region of Goshen. They acquired property there and were fruitful and increased greatly in number. 28Jacob lived in Egypt seventeen years, and the years of his life were a hundred and forty-seven. 29When the time drew near for Isra... [read more]
  • Genesis 43:26-34 26When Joseph came home, they presented to him the gifts they had brought into the house, and they bowed down before him to the ground. 27He asked them how they were, and then he said, “How is your aged father you told me about? Is he still living?” 28They replied, “Your servan... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 7:4  4The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of pleasure.  Once upon a time, there were two boxers who came from poor family. Both were given similar opportunities in boxing and paid much money for their championship fights. One bo... [read more]
  • 1 Samuel 2:11-17 11Then Elkanah went home to Ramah, but the boy ministered before the Lord under Eli the priest. 12Eli’s sons were scoundrels; they had no regard for the Lord. 13Now it was the practice of the priests that, whenever any of the people offered a sacrifice, the priest’s servant would c... [read more]