Teachings

Morning Light – February 25th, 2016:  How to Defeat Your Haman

Morning Light – February 25th, 2016 Today: [Esther Seven] How to Defeat Your Haman. In this chapter the villain Haman finally is exposed and dispatched by the king’s sentence. Every life at some point will have a Haman to deal with. When you are threatened the wisdom of Esther and Mordecai give you a strategy of exercising wisdom and discretion to provoke your enemy to move the hand of the king against their own plans to destroy you. [Est 7:1-10 KJV] 1 So the king and Haman came to banquet with Esther the queen. 2 And the king said again … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – February 24th, 2016:  Trusting in God’s Sovereign Deliverance

Morning Light – February 24th, 2016 Today: [Esther Six] Trusting in God’s Sovereign Deliverance. In this chapter we find a sleepless king up in the night reading through the archives of his kingdom. He discovers Mordecai has acted in his defense but has gone unrewarded. It so happens that Haman cannot sleep either and is in the court to counsel the king on how to favor the man in whom the king has pleasure. In all of this we see that in our lives God works in ways to deliver and promote us that cannot be attributed to human manipulation. … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – February 23rd, 2016: Provoking Your Enemy to Move the Hand of God

Morning Light – February 23rd, 2016 Today: [Esther Five] Provoking Your Enemy to Move the Hand of God. In this chapter we see Esther trembling before the king in her royal apparel. The king’s scepter is lowered in her behalf and he offers her whatever she might ask. Instead of exposing the plot of Haman she invites the king and Haman to a dinner in Haman’s honor. What happens next is a lesson to all of us in how not to move the hand of God but to provoke our enemies to move the hand of God in our favor. … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – February 22nd, 2016: When Hell Breaks Loose – Then What?

Morning Light – February 22nd, 2016 Today: [Esther Four] When Hell Breaks Loose – Then What? In this chapter Mordecai responds to the threat of Haman to commit genocide against the Jews. He reaches out to Esther and Esther agrees to get involved – even risking her life. Esther’s one condition was that the people would pray throughout all Persia. She was not willing to proceed without a prayer covering. In this chapter we see the three responses of Mordecai, Esther and the Jews that ultimately brought victory for them and will for us as well if we follow in … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – February 19th, 2016: When Satan Authorizes His Strategy Against You

Morning Light – February 19th, 2016: When Satan Authorizes His Strategy Against You Today: [Esther Three] When Satan Authorizes His Strategy Against You. In this chapter we find Hamon the Agagite successfully implementing a strategy to destroy Mordecai and the Jews. What do you do when you discover the enemy is working against your life? Do you wring your hands or run in fear? Do you attempt to negotiate and clear up misunderstandings? God’s word reveals that when the enemy thinks he has the upper hand he is only setting himself up to be destroyed by the same strategy he … (click link or title to continue)