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Black Mark

King Jehoram of Judah was a black mark on his family – the royal line of David. Jehoram means ‘Yahweh is exalted’ which is the exact opposite of what happened in his life.  God is not mocked, though: we will … Continue reading

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Ark Hot Potato

The Lord allowed the Ark to be captured by the Philistines in order to teach Israel a lesson after their leaders had dishonoured God.  And once in the hands of the enemy, God used the Ark to demonstrate his power … Continue reading

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He will follow through

Eli’s two sons, Hophni and Phinehas, were abusing their privilege in with worshipers at the temple.  They were taking people’s offerings by force, sleeping with the women who at the entrance of the temple, and showing neither remorse nor reverence … Continue reading

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