Wise men and the providence of God

Wise men and the providence of God Matthew 2:1-18 This passage shows us the visit of the wise men to the young child Jesus. This is only recorded in the book of Matthew and contrary to popular thought the wise men did not come to the manger but Jesus could...

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Oil in the Dwelling of the Wise Prov. 21: 20

Oil in the Dwelling of the Wise Prov. 21: 20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The practical application of Prov 21:20 is plain – there is oil in the dwelling of the wise – a wise man will save something of what he makes – he won’t recklessly spend it all on...

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The Hoary Head is a Crown of Glory Prov. 16: 31

The Hoary Head is a Crown of Glory Prov. 16 :31  CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The hoary head is a crown of glory to him under one condition – he must be in the way of righteousness. His gray head suggests wisdom – to give younger men – there is so much...

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The Company You Keep Prov. 13: 20

The Company You Keep Prov. 13:20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO How you turn out has a lot to do with the company you keep – a girl at New Beginnings Girls Academy said she was in music and in church but met a friend and strayed from the Lord – the...

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The Wise Man and the Scorner Prov. 9: 7-12

The Wise Man and the Scorner Prov. 9: 7-12 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We have been studying wise men.  They are God-fearing, holy men in v.10 and just men in the second half of v.9.  They receive multiplied days and increased years in v.11 as their benefit and reward here in...

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Matthew 7:24-29 Built on a Rock

Matt 7:24-29 Doers and not Hearers Only CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In this passage, Jesus compares wise men to fools. Wise men hear his words and do them. They are like a man who builds his house on a rock. The wise man’s house can withstand a violent storm because it...

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Matthew 2:11 Gifts of the Wise Men

Matt 2:11 The Gifts for Jesus CLICK ON TITLE FOR AUDIO The gifts of the wise men to Jesus represent some things about the Lord Jesus Christ.  They symbolize him as a King, as God, as the Temple, as a Priest, as an Intercessor, as the Messiah, as a Bridegroom and as...

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Matthew 2:1-10 The Wise Men

Matt 2:1-10 Wisemen CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO It is interesting that there were wise men in the east that saw a star and followed it to the King of the Jews.  Why men from the east?  How did they know to look for the star?  What kind of star could...

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