Day 4: The True King

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given;      and the government shall be upon his shoulder. (Isaiah 9:6) Every four years in the United States we are reminded that no one leader will rule forever. Even in countries where there are dictators or monarchs, they eventually die and … Continue reading Day 4: The True King

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Remember: Just Because They are in the Bible Doesn’t Mean We Should be Like Them

The judges are a great sign of God's grace.  But they are not an adequate solution to the problems of Israel.  They are a fairly motley crowd who are certainly not models of godly living.  Jephthah kills his own daughter, and Samson is a womanizing thug.  We miss the point if we try to turn … Continue reading Remember: Just Because They are in the Bible Doesn’t Mean We Should be Like Them