LORD Archive

Samuel, the Witch, and the Watchtower

Biblical narrative often confronts us with the challenge of determining the accuracy of reported events. For example, is Michal to be believed when she accuses David of shamelessly disrobing in front of slave girls (2 Sam. 6:20)? Did Saul really ask the Amalekite to kill him as the Amalekite claimed (2 Sam. 1:2–10)? Whether a […]

Trusting A Sovereign God in Our Deepest Darkest Travels

I hope all of you are following the Legacy Reading Plan. If you are we’re right now in Hebrew poetry, reading Job, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon.   Of course, today is day 15, which means you’re in Proverbs chapter 15. A proverb a day keeps the Devil away (i.e. a chapter from the proverbs). […]

A Biblical View of Wealth

I am persuaded that the Bible teaches a form of Christian capitalism—responsibility associated with wealth. It does not promote the possession of money for the sake of money, but instead encourages us to use money for the sake of the kingdom. A Biblical view of wealth involves having an eternal perspective. It is crucial that […]