As proud as I am to be an American I have no King but King Jesus. When Israel drifted away from having no King but King God their fall began. But God still had a plan.
When God calls will you answer?
Our actions can have a domino effect on others either for the good or the bad. Solomon’s idolatry affected the nation of Israel for generations.
How to handle sin and its consequences
We are called to represent God to the world. Here are three distortions we need to avoid.
When disaster turns to crisis we must keep our faith in God’s upper story. You never know when things will turn around or who God will use to do it. God loves the outsiders.
Caught in the spin cycle of Sin, Oppression, Repentance, and Deliverance we find God is faithful and His discipline is for our good.
Second chance under new leadership Israel trusts God and advances on the land their parents shrunk away from. Understanding that God is bigger than the giants they faced by faith God gives them the promised land.
Complaining and wrong turns. Familiar stories for those who have gone on family road trips. God’s people experienced both as they traveled to the promised land. Here is what we can learn from them.