I previously talked about the record of Israel demanding a king, and briefly touched on the warning that Samuel gave to the elders of Israel before they confirmed they wished for a king. I’m going to have another look at this passage, specifically at verses 11-18; as I think there are some interesting parallels between […]Read More Parallels between Samuel’s Warning To Israel about a King and modern governments.
1And it came about when Samuel was old that he appointed his sons judges over Israel. 2 Now the name of his firstborn was Joel, and the name of his second, Abijah; they were judging in Beersheba. 3 His sons, however, did not walk in his ways, but turned aside after dishonest gain and took bribes and perverted justice. […]Read More Israel demands a King
The disciples dropped everything to follow Jesus, and it cost them still more.Read More Leaving Everything to Follow Jesus
And they have conquered him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, for they loved not their lives even unto death. (Revelation 12:11).Read More Christians will be censored. And we’ll survive.
Jesus is categorically clear that remarriage after divorce is adultery, without providing any conditions.Read More Remarrying after divorce is not permitted in the New Testament
Palm 139 is a common go-to passage for many believers when talking about the sanctity of human life and how God views us. In particular, verses 13 and 14 tell us, “… you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb… I am fearfully and wonderfully made.” — Psalms 139:13-14 ESV […]Read More The Sovereignty Of God in Psalm 139
Make it your goal to read through the whole Bible in 2018—here are some reasons.Read More Read The Whole Bible in 2018