Browsing content published during January 2015

He Who Sleeps Near to the Ark

The early passages of 1 Samuel paint such a sorry picture of the spiritual condition of Israel during the administration of Eli, the Priest. The ESV describes his sons, Phinehas and Hophni in 1 Samuel 2:12, “Now the sons of Eli were worthless men. They did not know the Lord.” Without going in to great […]

Their Blood Cries Out From the Earth

The rampage of ISIS across the sands of the middle east continues.  Murdering men and beheading innocent children, raping women and selling them into slavery with impunity.  Rough estimates put the body count at 24,000 in 2014.  In the news media and around the world the cry is- WE MUST DO SOMETHING TO STOP THIS […]