Posts Tagged: One true God

Jeremiah 15:4 – What Manasseh Did

When a particular individual is singled out for his wickedness in the Bible, you can be assured that the things he did were over and above God’s threshold for tolerance.

Psalm 78:22 – They Did Not Believe

Psalm 78 chronicles the means by which God attempted to awaken His people Israel to who He is through His punishments upon Egypt.  God delivered His children from the fiery furnace of slavery, taking them out by supernatural means.  The psalm describes the wonders of what God did for Israel and presents their astonishing resistance…

Psalm 50:16 – To the Wicked God Says

The rise of evil is palpable in the world.  Satan knows that his time is at hand, and he must do everything possible to thwart God’s purposes.  If he doesn’t, Satan fully understands that he is destined for the Lake of Fire for all eternity. When Adam and Eve sinned, they gave to the serpent…

Acts 17:30 – Times of Ignorance

At one point in his ministry travels, Paul went to Athens, Greece and was on his own without any of his brothers in Christ.  As he wandered around the city, he saw that most, if not all, of the people in the city worshiped pagan gods.  The demonic spirits had worked long and hard to…

Job 21:7 – Why Do the Wicked…

Life is full of mysteries.  There are things that happen all around us for which there are seemingly no answers.  We observe them and wonder, “What in the world… ?”  In our questioning, we might also ask, “What could God possibly be thinking to allow that?”  Whatever that is.  Job, who was so beset by…

1 Chronicles 10:13-14 – He Broke Faith

What keeps us from drawing nearer to God?  Worse, what tears us away from Him? King Saul is the poster child as the answer to these questions. The prophet Samuel hadn’t been thrilled when the people he served wanted a king.  He was near the end of his life, and his two sons weren’t Godly…