1 Chronicles 16 – “Obed” in the name of Obededom means “the servant who honors God in the right way.” In this chapter, we see a different Obededom than the previous two chapters. However, what do these individuals, in all that their name embodies, teach us about growing from being a passive ricipient of God’s presence to a passionate pursurer to a thankful praisers? Should I likewise be so transformed when I genuiniely encounter the Father?
1So they brought the ark of God, and set it in the midst of the tent that David had pitched for it: and they offered burnt sacrifices and peace offerings before God. 2And when David had made an end of offering the burnt offerings and the peace offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the LORD. To continue, click here.
James 3 – Is it possible to control my speech?
1My brethren, be not many masters, knowing that we shall receive the greater condemnation. 2For in many things we offend all. If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body. To continue, click here.
Obadiah – How does this book demonstrate the Abrahamic covenant (Genesis 12:1-3)
1The vision of Obadiah. Thus saith the Lord GOD concerning Edom; We have heard a rumour from the LORD, and an ambassador is sent among the heathen, Arise ye, and let us rise up against her in battle. 2Behold, I have made thee small among the heathen: thou art greatly despised. To continue, click here.
Luke 5 – How can faith be seen? What did Jesus see beyond that of the men lowering the paralyzed man from the housetop?
1And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret, 2And saw two ships standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets. To continue, click here.