If You Were Granted One Wish, What Would It Be? (2 Chronicles 1; 1 Kings 4)

If You Were Granted One Wish, What Would It Be? (2 Chronicles 1; 1 Kings 4)

Scripture reading – 2 Chronicles 1; 1 Kings 4 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. When we began our study of 1 Chronicles, I noted two books of the Bible were titled “Chronicles.” They are the chronicles of Israel’s history as a people and...
King David’s Farewell (1 Chronicles 28; 1 Chronicles 29)

King David’s Farewell (1 Chronicles 28; 1 Chronicles 29)

Scripture reading – 1 Chronicles 28; 1 Chronicles 29   We began our study of the life of David in 1 Samuel 16 when we were first introduced to him as the youngest son of Jesse, a Bethlehemite, and a shepherd of his father’s sheep. None who knew David, including...
Worship Music and the Character of Worship Leaders (1 Chronicles 25)

Worship Music and the Character of Worship Leaders (1 Chronicles 25)

Scripture reading – 1 Chronicles 25   Twenty-four Orders of Levite Musicians Continuing the census and organization of the men of the tribe of Levi that began in 1 Chronicles 23, “David and the captains of the host” arranged the musicians who would minister in the...
Count Your Days, and Make Them Count! (1 Chronicles 23; 1 Chronicles 24)

Count Your Days, and Make Them Count! (1 Chronicles 23; 1 Chronicles 24)

Scripture reading – 1 Chronicles 23; 1 Chronicles 24   The opening verses of 1 Chronicles 23 remind us that “David was old and full of days” (1 Chronicles 23:1). Accepting his death was imminent, the king left no doubt who should be his successor: “He made Solomon his...