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The accusation and stoning murder of Naboth (1 Kings 21:11-21:14)

“The men of his city, the elders and the nobles who lived in his city, did as Jezebel had sent word to them. Just as it was written in the letters that she had sent to them, they proclaimed a fast. 186 more words

How to Defeat the Insidious Spirit of Jezebel

Jezebel was a Phoenician princess who married Ahab, king of Israel. Her father was Ethbaal, king and high priest of the Sidonians. Queen Jezebel introduced Baal worship into Israel. 318 more words

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September 1 - OT Reading

1 Kings 17-19

1 Kings 17

Elijah Predicts Drought

17 Now Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the settlers of Gilead, said to Ahab, “As the Lord, the God of Israel lives, before whom I stand, surely there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except by my word.”  2,768 more words

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Ha! Talk About 'Hot Pockets,' Huh

By Shelton Bumgarner
@bumgarls

I’m pretty much fascinated by women. I’m fascinated by what they talk about to each other when they think dudes aren’t around. 273 more words

Life

A Period Piece: Jezebel Talks Living Your Life According To Your Cycle

By Shelton Bumgarner
@bumgarls

When I was growing up my father imparted upon me a few words of wisdom. Among them were, “Always buy something to drink when you get something to eat,” and “Son, you’ll never understand a woman.” Women frequently act in mysterious ways simply because, well, they got like, period stuff they have to attend to that sometimes gets in the way of dates and stuff. 450 more words

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Lurking Jezebel's Saturday Night Social -- 'The Joke's On You'

By Shelton Bumgarner
@bumgarls

In this week’s installment of Lurking Jezebel’s Saturday Night Social, it’s all about jokes. At least, that’s what the theme of the social was. 586 more words

Life

SANDS OF TIME: BLACK OBELISK OF SHALMANESER III

Time after time, Bible scripture teaches us two simple equations: honoring God = honor, dishonoring God = shame.  It’s been tried, tested and proven to be true, which is why it is so ironic that humanity, divine creatures of great spirit and intelligence accumulated from ancient wells of knowledge, continue to get the variables wrong, or ignore them altogether.   466 more words