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The Problem with Church

I have been in church most of my life. I’ve seen the good, the bad and the ugly. If you’ve been around church people long enough, I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase, “I’ve been hurt by the church” or “I’ve been hurt in church” at least once. 782 more words


A Study in Contrasts

Read 2 Chronicles 35

Focus on verse 25

When King Josiah died from the wounds received in the battle against Pharaoh Neco the entire nation of Judah mourned his death. 300 more words

Daily Devotional

Righteous Rampage!

Read 2 Chronicles 34

Focus on verses 4-7

I am not typically a violent person mostly because I have learned that in most cases violence makes matters worse not better, but also because violence typically causes pain, which is something I typically try to avoid if possible. 669 more words

Daily Devotional

The new covenant (Neh 9:38-9:38)

“Because of all this we make a firm agreement in writing. On that sealed document are inscribed the names of our officials, our Levites, and our priests.” 78 more words

Battle(s) of Carchemish - A description of the battle for this ancient capital of the Hittite empire, with Bible references

Carchemish was the eastern capital of the ancient Hittite empire. It was a highly strategic military and commercial center of Northern Syria for many centuries, under one ruler or another. 310 more words

The reign of King Jehoahaz (2 Chr 36:1-36:4)

“The people of the land took Jehoahaz son of Josiah and made him king to succeed his father in Jerusalem. King Jehoahaz was twenty-three years old when he began to reign. 251 more words

The battle with King Neco of Egypt (2 Chr 35:20-35:22)

“After all this, when King Josiah had set the temple in order, King Neco of Egypt went up to fight at Carchemish on the Euphrates. King Josiah went out against him. 203 more words