A Cry for Mercy, and the Fruit of Peace (Psalm 74; Psalm 79)

A Cry for Mercy, and the Fruit of Peace (Psalm 74; Psalm 79)

Scripture reading – Psalm 74; Psalm 79 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. Today’s Scripture reading might seem to interrupt the flow of our studies in the Book of Jeremiah; however, you will notice Psalm 74 and Psalm 79 appear to be...
The LORD is Sovereign of the Nations (2 Kings 19)

The LORD is Sovereign of the Nations (2 Kings 19)

Scripture reading – 2 Kings 19 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. Today’s Scripture reading should be familiar because it is a parallel account of events that Isaiah recorded in chapter 37 of the book that bears his name. Rather than repeat...
The Dilemma of a Backslidden Missionary (Jonah 2)

The Dilemma of a Backslidden Missionary (Jonah 2)

Scripture reading – Jonah 2 Returning to our study of the Book of Jonah, we find the prophet where his disobedience had taken him… facing death “in the belly of the fish three days and three nights” (Jonah 1:17). Jonah disobeyed the LORD because he feared He...
Discouraged? Remember the Power of Faith and Fervent Prayer (1 Kings 18)

Discouraged? Remember the Power of Faith and Fervent Prayer (1 Kings 18)

Scripture reading – 1 Kings 18 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  The geographical setting of our Scripture reading continued in the northern ten Tribes now known as Israel. The time was during the reign of Ahab, the seventh king of the...
The Dedication and Celebration of the Temple (1 Kings 8; 2 Chronicles 5)

The Dedication and Celebration of the Temple (1 Kings 8; 2 Chronicles 5)

Scripture Reading – 1 Kings 8; 2 Chronicles 5 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. 1 Kings 8 – Dedication of the Temple We have followed the building of the Temple from its inception in the heart of King David to its construction and completion...