Monthly Archives: January 2017

Psalm 6

Psalm 6 January 30, 2017 The poet and the song writer have a way with words that capture in the inner most feelings of the heart. Because the words they pen are compacted and often full of symbolism, they require … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 6

1 Samuel 6 January 27, 2017 The cost of sin is always high. Whether you are  a Philistine, a Bethshemite, or an Israelite, the price is always blood. It was in the day of Adam, it was blood in the … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 5

1 Samuel 5 January 26, 2017 The Heavy Hand of God God is Holy and His holiness demands respect and His authority demands reverence. The Ark of God was representative of His presence among the people. The presence of God … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 4

1 Samuel 4   January 25, 2107 Ichabod Not all days of news are created equal. Sometimes reporters have to look far and wide to find a good story for a day. 1 Samuel 4 was not one of those … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 3

1 Samuel 3 January 24, 2017 Sage Advice from an Old Priest What does it look like to teach someone to “observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you?” You may recognize those as the closing words of the Gospel … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 2

1 Samuel 2 The second chapter of 1 Samuel is one that ignites a hunger for a greater understanding of the context, at least for many of us thousands of years removed from the customs. Questions begging to be answered … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 1

1 Samuel 1 January 20, 2017 1 Samuel begins with the a strong story line creating the expectation of high drama. Several characters are introduced including Elkanah and his two wives Hannah and Peninnah. Soon into the chapter the drama … Continue reading

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