Job 3:19 (KJV)

The small and great are there; and the servant is free from his master.


Job 1:20–21 (KJV)
Then Job arose, and rent his mantle, and shaved his head, and fell down upon the ground, and worshipped,
And said, Naked came I out of my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return thither: the LORD gave, and the LORD hath taken away; blessed be the name of…


Romans 14:21 (KJV)

It is good neither to eat flesh, nor to drink wine, nor any thing whereby thy brother stumbleth, or is offended, or is made weak.

At least one reason a Christian ought to maintain exceptionally high standards in his Christian walk is his love and care for…


Esther 6:3 (KJV)

And the king said, What honour and dignity hath been done to Mordecai for this? Then said the king’s servants that ministered unto him, There is nothing done for him.

It had been some time since Mordecai had uncovered the plot against the king. Yet, he had…


Esther 5:11 (KJV)

And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, and all the things wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king.

This was a different culture than our…


Esther 4:2 (KJV)

And came even before the king’s gate: for none might enter into the king’s gate clothed with sackcloth.

Mordecai was in a terrible strait. The order was for his death. But it was far more than that. …


Esther 3:1 (KJV)

After these things did king Ahasuerus promote Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, and advanced him, and set his seat above all the princes that were with him.

We do not hear of Haman until the king chooses to promote him.

Isn’t it interesting that, in…


Romans 10:13 (KJV)

For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.

This is perhaps the most powerful verse in the Bible — the pivot of the whole Word of God.

Who?
Whosoever. No one is excluded, and everyone is invited. There are no disqualifiers. …


Esther 1:1 (KJV)

Now it came to pass in the days of Ahasuerus, (this is Ahasuerus which reigned, from India even unto Ethiopia, over an hundred and seven and twenty provinces:)

It seems to me that God goes out of His way to tell us of the greatness of Ahasuerus…


Nehemiah 13:1 (KJV)

On that day they read in the book of Moses in the audience of the people; and therein was found written, that the Ammonite and the Moabite should not come into the congregation of God for ever;

There are sometimes gems buried in the Word of God…

Marvin McKenzie

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