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13 June 2017 Bible Reading

Ashtoreth, the goddess of the Sidonians was worshipped by women by offering their hair or their chastity. Worship of Chemosh, the god of Moab, required human sacrifice. 2,182 more words


Family Sin


“As for you, do not pray for this people, or lift up a cry or prayer for them, and do not intercede with me, for I will not hear you. 780 more words

Lessons from a Divided Kingdom: Part 8

A divided heart

1 Kings 12:1-19

Solomon was in the eyes of his Ancient Near Eastern contemporaries the ideal of a successful king  God judged the success of a king not according to their social, political or economic accomplishments but rather evaluated them based upon their covenantal fidelity to Him. 2,387 more words

Divided Kingdom

Was carnal knowledge the reason Jesus called Solomon 'the wisest man who ever lived'?

The one thing that the church has trouble explaining is the fact that Jesus thought King Solomon was the wisest man who ever lived. For the most distinctive things about Solomon that could explain his unique title as the wisest man was that he was extremely sexually promiscuous as well as being idolatrous and disobedient to God. 573 more words

Baal and Ashtoreth

In respect to the idea of demons, spirits, and other such things: they exist.

There are an unimaginable amount of spirits roaming around this world. Some are good, some are neutral, and some are very wicked. 123 more words