Monthly Archives: July 2014

Hope

“Hope is a desire for something to happen, while expecting or being confident it will come true. Hope also implies a certain amount of perseverance, believing that something is possible even when there is some evidence to the contrary. Hope … Continue reading

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A Cry for Help

The disciples were in a ship being tossed about on the sea. It was in the middle of the night so you can imagine the peril of their situation. And Jesus came to them walking on the sea. They cried … Continue reading

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Midst of the Ashes

“And (Job) took for himself a potsherd with which to scrape himself while he sat in the midst of the ashes.” (Job 2:8) Job lost his oxen and donkeys and servants tending them. Job lost his sheep and the servants … Continue reading

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The Influence of Jeroboam

After King Solomon’s death his son, Rehoboam, became king. Ten of the twelve tribes rebelled against his rule and formed the northern kingdom of Israel under the leadership of Jeroboam. In order to keep the people of the northern kingdom … Continue reading

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Observations from the Book of Malachi (Part 8 – Conclusion)

The burden of the word of the Lord to Israel by Malachi (v.1) – “Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the Lord. And he will turn the hearts … Continue reading

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Observations from the Book of Malachi (Part 7 – Remnant)

The burden of the word of the Lord to Israel by Malachi (v.1) – “Then those who feared the Lord spoke to one another, and the Lord listened and heard them; So a book of remembrance was written before Him … Continue reading

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Observations from the Book of Malachi (Part 6 – Robbers)

The burden of the word of the Lord to Israel by Malachi (v.1) – “Will a man rob God? Yet you have robbed Me! But you say, ‘In what way have we robbed You?’ In tithes and offerings.” (3:8) The … Continue reading

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