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Bible study is essential to our Christian walk. As we study God's Word, our personal relationship with God grows deeper and deeper. It empowers us to live for the Lord in every aspect of our lives. This is what has inspired me to do an online Bible study.

Many years ago my husband introduced me to a commentary on the book of Colossians and I was so blessed as the Scripture came to life before my very eyes. Since that day we have developed an extensive library and enjoy studying God's Word.

I have prepared some Bible studies that I would like to share with you. My prayer is that they will bless you as much as they have blessed me in preparing them. I pray your life is touched and that it would inspire you to live every moment of every day for Christ.

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Deception doesn't pay

As we continue our study on the book of Esther we see in chapter 7 that deception doesn't pay. Esther had just exposed Haman's deception in leading king Ahasuerus to issue the Decree of Annihilation which angered the king. In Esther 7:9 one of the eunuchs, Harbonah, tells the king about the gallows which Haman had made for Mordecai.

Matthew 7:2 "For with what judgment you judge, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measure back to you." We see in Esther 7:10 Haman was hung on the very gallows he built for Mordecai.

Proverbs 11:8 "The righteous is delivered from trouble, and it comes to the wicked instead.

Haman meant harm to the Jews but God would not allow this annihilation to happen. God said I will bless those who bless you and curse those who curse you. Haman sinned against God - and he didn't heed His warning. Haman's execution is a clear picture of the surety of judgment. No matter who the person is, even if he is the prime minister of a nation, he will face the judgment of God for the deeds he has done.

Galatians 6:7 "Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, that he will also reap."

My friend, you cannot hide from God. "For His eyes are on the ways of man, and He sees all his steps." ~ Job 34:21

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