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Epic Fail

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013) April 13  A mentoring relationship would have done wonders for Saul as he began his leadership role as king over Israel. Samuel was accessible to Saul, but Saul decided to “wing it,” to his own detriment and the detriment of his people. 1 Samuel 15 details the […]

Transitions

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 8 Several events occur that transition Israel from the Judges Era to the Kingdom Era. These events reveal the providential working of God as His linear purposes unfold: The birth of Ruth and Boaz’s son, Obed, introduces the lineage of David, Israel’s second king (though they […]

God in the Dark

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 7  Naomi spends a large portion of her adult life in the dark. In Moab. She, her husband, and their two boys flee Israel during a time of oppression due to Israel’s disobedience. Moses had warned Israel to obey the LORD and promised God’s blessing upon […]

Shock and Awe

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 6  The Levites never imagined the evil that lurked within the city walls of Gibeah, which was nestled among towns inhabited not just by Levites, but by Aaron’s sons, who were responsible for teaching the people God’s ways.  Although the city of Jebus, belonging to the […]

A Sneak Peek

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), April 5  The writer of Judges grants a peek into the private life of a Ephraimite family in Israel during the Judges Era—when everyone did as he saw fit. It isn’t pretty. Chapter 17 introduces Micah (whose name means “Who is like Yahweh?”), an Ephraimite, whose mother consecrates […]