Consecration vs. Corruption
Shiloh was the scene of extreme corruption when Hannah left her consecrated son at the temple to serve the Lord as she’d promised. In sharp contrast to Eli’s sons, who incurred God’s wrath for their defiant contempt and immorality, the boy Samuel stood out as a ray of light, growing in favor with God and men. As Alistair Begg reminds us, even when the odds against us seem overwhelming, God remains unfailingly at work, shining His light in the darkness.
Amnon Is Dead and Absalom Fled
In the latter part of his reign, David became easily manipulated, and sin’s corrosive effects continued to erode his kingdom ...
What A Tangled Web
Sin wreaks havoc in human lives. In 2 Samuel 13, we see the ripple effects of King David’s sin extending ...
Remember the End of the Story
Remembering the end of the story is the key to suffering well. In James 5:7-12, believers are exhorted to ...