That's Not Normal!
When news of Israel’s defeat reached Eli and his pregnant daughter-in-law, their responses were peculiar. Their deepest concern was not their loved ones’ deaths, the child’s unexpected birth, or even their own demises, but that the ark had been captured and God’s glory had departed from Israel. For the church to remain effective, Alistair Begg warns, we must also turn our attention from “me” and “now” to God’s glory as we nurture the next generation in the things of Christ.
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 ...