Esther 4:14-17

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We have a responsibility to deliver the poor and needy from oppression whenever we have an opportunity to do so. The salvation of God’s people is found in God not in any individual member of the church. He rules over all the kingdoms of the earth. And a crisis in the church is an opportunity for growth. We need to … Read More

Esther 5:9-11

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God has blessed us immensely so we should always be joyful. We shouldn’t let one person or event ruin our happiness. We need to appreciate our spiritual blessings which are greater than any amount of material wealth. We also need to leave our burdens with the Lord. And we must love even our enemies.

Esther 6:1-3

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God is longsuffering but we can eventually make our hearts so hard that He will give up on us. We must not reject Him nor ignore His commandments. We have to carry His Gospel out into the whole world. God also wants us to ask Him for our every need. And He does not want us to act out of … Read More

Esther 8:1-17

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We need to lay up our treasures in heaven not on earth. If we have material wealth we should use it to help others. After we have obeyed the Gospel we must not forget to help others receive their salvation. And we need to have tender hearts which can be moved by the troubles of others.

Esther 7:8-10

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Many people have been destroyed in their own homes. Metaphorically speaking we need to put a rail up around our homes to protect them. We need to put in the time and effort to build up strong homes. We have to spend time with our children. We must learn to resolve conflicts peacefully. And we have to communicate effectively with … Read More

Esther 6:4-13

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We will have difficulties with people sometimes but we must not let those frustrations fester into hatred. We must not despise anyone because of disagreements over nonessential matters.

Esther 9:20-32

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Sometimes we need to give up legitimate gain to maintain our influence. We need to be interested in helping other people especially our Christian brethren. We need to remind our children of the great things God has done and we must teach our children to be strong Christians.

Esther 9:1-19

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When we find ourselves pressed by enemies on all sides we need to trust in God to deliver us. In the end His followers are always going to win. He can do great things with just a handful of people. And He can use us for bigger and better purposes as we accomplish the tasks He sets before us.

Esther 7:1-9

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We must be careful to keep destructive forces out of our homes. Drug use selfishness disrespect materialism are all threats which threaten to rip our homes apart. We also have to be careful not to be hanged on our own gallows. Sin brings its own death sentence so we need to heed God’s warnings and avoid it.