Posts from May 2019

Posts from May 2019

1 Kings

1 Kings 6:11-13

11 The word of the Lord came to Solomon: 12 “As for this temple you are building, if you follow My decrees, observe My laws and keep all My commands and obey them, I will fulfill through you the promise I gave to David your father. 13 And I will live among the Israelites and will not abandon My people Israel.” 1 Kings 6:11-13 Here we are in chapter six of 1 Kings and it is about Solomon building a…
1 Kings

1 Kings 3:41-43

14 And if you walk in obedience to Me and keep My decrees and commands as David your father did, I will give you a long life. 15 Then Solomon awoke—and he realized it had been a dream. 1 Kings 3:41-43 Seldom do we read about dreams in the Bible, but here is one with some great detail. There are others, 98 instances in all in the NIV where dreams are mentioned. If you want to explore them go here.…
1 Kings

1 Kings 2:41-43

41 When Solomon was told that Shimei had gone from Jerusalem to Gath and had returned, 42 the king summoned Shimei and said to him, “Did I not make you swear by the Lord and warn you, ‘On the day you leave to go anywhere else, you can be sure you will die’? At that time you said to me, ‘What you say is good. I will obey.’ 43 Why then did you not keep your oath to the Lord…
Mark 5:36

Tornado Hits Dayton/Beavercreek Area

Tornado Hits Dayton/Beavercreek Area Our church nor our picnic was hit by the Tornado which came through Beavercreek, but one touched down just over a mile North of the church and also a mile West of the church. There were two tornados – one continued East missing Xenia towards Jamestown South of Columbus the last I heard. So today, I am asking for your prayers for those who have lost their homes or had their homes damaged or business (our…
1 Kings

1 Kings 2:2-4

2 “I am about to go the way of all the earth,” he said. “So be strong, act like a man, 3 and observe what the Lord your God requires: Walk in obedience to Him, and keep His decrees and commands, His laws and regulations, as written in the Law of Moses. Do this so that you may prosper in all you do and wherever you go 4 and that the Lord may keep his promise to me: ‘If your…
2 Samuel

2 Samuel 22:44-46

44 “You have delivered me from the attacks of the peoples; you have preserved me as the head of nations. People I did not know now serve me, 45 foreigners cower before me; as soon as they hear of me, they obey me. 46 They all lose heart; they come trembling from their strongholds. 2 Samuel 22:44-46 Now in 2 Samuel 22 we are in a chapter given the title David’s Song of Praise in the NIV and David’s Song…
1 Samuel

1 Samuel 28:18-19

18 Because you did not obey the Lord or carry out his fierce wrath against the Amalekites, the Lord has done this to you today. 19 The Lord will deliver both Israel and you into the hands of the Philistines, and tomorrow you and your sons will be with me. The Lord will also give the army of Israel into the hands of the Philistines.” 1 Samuel 28:18-19 Here we are thirteen chapters after we first read about Saul’s disobedience…
1 Samuel

1 Samuel 15:19-22

19 Why did you not obey the Lord? Why did you pounce on the plunder and do evil in the eyes of the Lord?” 20 “But I did obey the Lord,” Saul said. “I went on the mission the Lord assigned me. I completely destroyed the Amalekites and brought back Agag their king. 21 The soldiers took sheep and cattle from the plunder, the best of what was devoted to God, in order to sacrifice them to the Lord your…
1 Samuel

1 Samuel 15:19-22

19 Why did you not obey the Lord? Why did you pounce on the plunder and do evil in the eyes of the Lord?” 20 “But I did obey the Lord,” Saul said. “I went on the mission the Lord assigned me. I completely destroyed the Amalekites and brought back Agag their king. 21 The soldiers took sheep and cattle from the plunder, the best of what was devoted to God, in order to sacrifice them to the Lord your…
1 Samuel

1 Samuel 15:19-22

19 Why did you not obey the Lord? Why did you pounce on the plunder and do evil in the eyes of the Lord?” 20 “But I did obey the Lord,” Saul said. “I went on the mission the Lord assigned me. I completely destroyed the Amalekites and brought back Agag their king. 21 The soldiers took sheep and cattle from the plunder, the best of what was devoted to God, in order to sacrifice them to the Lord your…
1 Samuel

1 Samuel 12:14-15

14 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! 15 But if you do not obey the Lord, and if you rebel against His commands, His hand will be against you, as it was against your ancestors. 1 Samuel 12:14-15 This is something new for Israel if both you and the king who reigns over…
Ruth

Ruth 1:16-17

16 But Ruth replied, “Don’t urge me to leave you or to turn back from you. Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God. 17 Where you die I will die, and there I will be buried. May the Lord deal with me, be it ever so severely, if even death separates you and me.” Ruth 1:16-17 As we leave the book of Judges…
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