We’ve been in exile.
We’ve allowed ourselves to be tempted by the idols of things and power.
We’ve found it isn’t what we thought. Shopping therapy and yearning for a soda pop does nothing to build up our world. 82 more words
The Bible is a unique book among all of the writings in this world. It is without a doubt unequaled by any other book. The Bible speaks to the central questions of humanity. 433 more words
Sunday, December 10th, 2017
Elizabeth Achtermeier. Nahum-Malachi (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1986.
F. Charles Fensham. The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah (NICOT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982, 65 more words
As Israel fell to Assyria and Judah fell to Babylon, the people of God had to do some serious soul-searching. Assyria all but wiped out the Northern Kingdom of Israel in 727 BCE, of which precious few remnants remained. 788 more words