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The Ishbaal Inscription

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Tal Rogovsky

Saul was the first king of Israel. He was anointed by Samuel primarily to fight against the Philistines, a people who posed a threat to the survival of Israel as a nation. 1,250 more words

Archaeology

OTA: Adonia 2015

If you are at least an Associate Member of the OTA you can view the post on their site with multimedia. I have stripped the pictures and video out of this post. 449 more words

Magic

June 27 @ 1 Kings 19-22

1 Kings 19-22 (NLT link) 

Discover His heart: He speaks to us through His gentle whisper

@ 1 Kings 19
I don’t know why it is, but so often we find ourselves on the floor of the valley after an incredible mountaintop experience.  564 more words

Daily Devotions

Αφροδιτη Κυπρια

Since Aphrodite has become the primary focus of my religious devotions, I’ve found myself more and more drawn to Cyprus. I’ve been doing some light reading on the history of Cyprus and am trying to get a sense of the gods who were worshipped there. 157 more words

Aphrodite

The Lord Wins

Then the fire of the Lord fell and consumed the burnt offering, the wood, the stones, and the dust, and even licked up the water that was in the trench.When all the people saw it, they fell on their faces and said, “The Lord indeed is God; the Lord indeed is God.” Elijah said to them, “Seize the prophets of Baal; do not let one of them escape.” Then they seized them; and Elijah brought them down to the Wadi Kishon, and killed them there (vv. 38-40).

Elijah

June 20 @ 1 Kings 14-18

1 Kings 14-18 (NLT link)

Discover His heart: He wants us to do what He wants us to do

My 7 year-old granddaughter talks a mile a minute and has me wrapped pretty tightly around her little finger. 687 more words

Daily Devotions