An Honest Campaign

As we fast approach Election Day it is almost certain that you can expect a last push for your vote. Even before now the advertising has overwhelmed the public with campaign signs on every corner and commercials on the radio and television. And as we draw nearer to the final day in which the last person standing will be the one with the most votes, desperation and mud-slinging has kicked into high-gear as candidates use toxic arsenal to boost their appeal.

1 & 2 Samuel

This is the 1st of 3 pairs of  Historical books covering Israel's Age of Kings. Main characters: Samuel, Saul, and David / covering the shift from theocracy to monarchy Two of the bloodiest books in the entire Bible (the death in these books MUST be connected to the sins of the kings/people - see James 1:12; 1 … Continue reading 1 & 2 Samuel

Love’s Reason

1 Sam 13 & Acts 13(v22) say that David was a man after God’s heart. He was possibly the most passionate believer who ever lived. This psalm is written during one of the toughest times of David’s life. He has been anointed as King and promised the throne, yet the reigning authorities are hunting him down like a wild animal. He is amazingly grateful in spite of his circumstances. Verses 3-4 really tell us the story of his heart. No one in the New Testament ever captured the love of our Lord better than the Apostle John.