Mirror – Beautiful

1 Chronicles 17 Did you know that 1 Chronicles 17 and 2 Samuel 7 are companion chapters? I didn't until today, specifically.  Today, as I began to read I said to myself, wait this reads like what I read a few days ago.   So, I checked, and yes 1 Chronicles 17 and 2 Samuel 7 …

Lessons From Kings

2 Kings 25 What a chapter. Most of it is way over my head in learning but I do get a couple of things pretty well, I think.  Two years. Two years Jerusalem was under siege by the king of Babylon.   It was a successful tactic. Nebuchadnezzar starved them out.  Henious.  But before you get …

Translates

It's Monday and the first of the month. August -- already! We have a brand new month --  what will we do with it? 2 Kings 5 Verse  11 But Na‘aman became angry and left, saying, “Here now! I thought for certain that he would come out personally, that he would stand, call on the name …

Off the Cuff

Quickly 2 Samuel 7 Two observations, I think. Sometimes, even Prophets give counsel off the cuff and GOD corrects.  Want to see why I say that? Verse 3 Natan said to the king, “Go, do everything that is in your heart, for Adonai is with you.”   source Now, look what happened. 4 But that same night the word of Adonai came …

Conversing

Would you like to peek over my shoulder this morning?  Obviously, I want you to since I offered.  Conversing with Father.  Father, how do we reach people with Your Gospel who are so wrapped up in the distractions and tinsel of the god of this world? People don't even know they are distracted and side-tracked, …

A Giant on a Hill

I am still in the process and it looks to be a while, rather than wait I am here with what I have now.  Possibly short.  1 Samuel 17. Part of our Weekly Planner Reading Just a couple quick notes. Verse     8 He stood and yelled at the armies of Isra’el, “Why come out and …

A Whale of a Day

Is it late Tuesday, July 26, 2022, already? Do you as I think days are slipping by quickly? Life really is just a vapor, isn't it?  James 4:14 “Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.” So …