- September 21 – Heaven FAQ’s – Will I eat and drink in Heaven?
- September 20 – Heaven FAQ’s – What will happen to my body?
- September 19 – Heaven FAQ’s – What will life be like for those who don’t go to heaven?
- September 18 – Heaven FAQ’s – When does a person go to heaven?
- September 17 – Heaven FAQ’s – Of what importance are the things I do on earth?
Category Archives: 1 Samuel
Read 1 Samuel 16:1-13, 17:1-51, 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 7:8-11 “For the Lord does not look at the things man looks at. Man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” I Samuel 16:7 David was a small shepherd boy who played … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 7:15-8:22 “So all the elders of Israel…said to [Samuel], ‘You are old, and your sons do not walk in your ways; now appoint a king to lead us, such as all the other nations have.’” 1 Samuel 8:6, … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 1:1-2:11 Cynical creatures that we are, we can falsely conclude that the will of God is . . . Something that God only reluctantly reveals. We may wrongly feel that we will have to beg and bargain in … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 18:1-19:24 It seemed that everyone loved David . . . well, almost everyone. King Saul certainly did not! Jealousy and fear seemed to dominate his thoughts and fuel his actions. But Saul seemed to be in the minority. … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 17:1-58 It shouldn’t have been David. That’s right. Humanly speaking, David should not have been the one to conquer Goliath. David didn’t even come close to Goliath in height. With Goliath towering over 9 feet in the air, … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 16:1-23 If you were to trace through one of the primary threads of the Bible, you would discover that it has been part of the eternal plan of God to reconcile all things to Himself in Jesus Christ. … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 13:1-15; 14:24-48; 15:1-35 “If you fear the Lord and serve and obey him and do not rebel against his commands, and if both you and the king who reigns over you follow the Lord your God—good! But if you do … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 12:1-25 Although Samuel will live on for several more chapters, seemingly in anticipation of his death, he takes hold of an opportunity to address the people of God. In chapter 12, he attempts to communicate three things. He … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 11:1-15 Even though Saul had been anointed and publicly acknowledged as king of Israel . . . even though God had chosen and the people had cheered . . . the nation had not yet had opportunity to … Continue reading
Read 1 Samuel 9:1-10:27 As we launch into the 9th chapter of 1 Samuel, God has approved the position and the Israelites have agreed to the conditions of a king over Israel. All that remained was finding the right man. How do … Continue reading