Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Sin of Achan

Joshua 7:1-8:2 tells us that Achan’s greed for the spoils of war and his attempt to hide his sin led to a situation that endangered Israel’s relationship with God. By disregarding God’s command, he brought trouble and judgment on his … Continue reading

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Renew our Strength

Isaiah 40:31 says, But those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint. This is a favorite verse … Continue reading

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Give us a King

In 1 Samuel 8:6-7, The elders of Israel came to Samuel, and said, Give us a king to judge us. This disturbed Samuel so he prayed to the Lord and the Lord said, Heed the voice of the people in … Continue reading

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Hope

Hope is about the future. However, it involves much more than a simple desire or wish for something in the future. Biblical hope consists of a strong confidence concerning future things because these things are based on God’s promises. Biblical … Continue reading

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