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Bible Journal: 2 Samuel 11

It is easy to look at the the story of David and Bathsheba and condemn it from afar as “David’s Great Sin”, shaking our heads and asking ourselves how he could get himself is such great trouble. 144 more words

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So I recently read a lovely little eco-friendly copy of Madding Crowd (thank you Penguin and Oxfam for once again proving that good reads don’t have to empty your pockets!). 237 more words


1 Chronicles 19-20, Colossians 3

Heavenly Minded.

1 Chronicles 19-20, Colossians 3

In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, Joab led out the army and ravaged the country of the Ammonites and came and besieged Rabbah. 1,374 more words


The Hittite Warrior

A Wyoming, Michigan resident has published his first book on the Biblical story of Uriah the Hittite. The book tells Uriah’s story and how he served King David. 13 more words

Just do what you're supposed to do! (2 Samuel 11:1)

Today’s Readings: 2 Samuel 9-11; 1 John 2

In the springtime of the year, the season when most kings took their soldiers out to fight, David stayed in Jerusalem and sent Joab out as general in charge of David’s men and the whole army of Israel. 579 more words


Liming - Bathsheba - Feeling at Home

This keeps on happening out here.  In Tobago, a long thin island with rolling plantations taken over by mass tourism at one end, rugged mountains and lonely fishing villages at the other, I could see myself driving into the capital, Scarborough, saying hello to… 323 more words


Liming - Bathsheba - Chilling on the beach, Relaxing in the Garden

On the coast, the backs of the beaches are covered in morning glory, in a few places cleared away and grass laid to give a park like feeling – could almost be… 305 more words