After four hundred years of failing to trust the Divine King, His people decided to ask for a king just like the nations. I Samuel shows us what happened when the ancient church was given a king that looked perfect on the outside but did not have a heart for the True King. Yet, the Lord did not abandon them but found another king, a man after His own heart, a king who could show them a better picture of the Heavenly King, the Promised King, the King who was to come.
As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes and their partners willingly stand up to the worst the world can offer, yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly prepared to tackle: fatherhood. While they consistently give their best on the job, they quickly discover that their children are beginning to drift further away from them. When tragedy hits home, these men are left with a newfound urgency to renew their faith in order to become closer to their children.
The Webster family enjoyed the good life of weekend shopping sprees, nice cars, and a beautiful home. Matt Webster (Chris Steele) was respected by his peers and envied as the man who had it all. But it took a financial crisis to show Matt that all things work together for good to those who stand strong in faith.
Who is the true King? Who reigns over all the kings, presidents, prime ministers, CEO's and celebrities of the world? We have all heard how power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. So, can absolute power ever be safe in the hands of only one individual leader?
The constant temptation, both for Job's friends and for us is to assume that Job's suffering was in some way connected to his way of life. However, the Bible shows clearly from the start that Job did not live in sin. The Bible will take you through the history of the universe from beginning to end but it can also speak clearly to you about your life: why are you here? How should you live? These Study Guides will help you read and understand the Bible. They are written with enough depth to satisfy the mature Christian but accessible for someone who is new to the Bible.
Nahum confronts us with the uncomfortable truth that the Living God is both full of goodness and full of anger. We might like a "well-behaved god; who doesn't get 'emotional' about evil and injustice, a god who indulges our sins and cleans up our mess without creating a scene. However, this jealous and avenging God of Nahum is the God whose tolerance of evil and passionate love is the only hope of the world.
The Bible will take you through the history of the universe from beginning to end but it can also speak clearly to you about your life: Why are you here? How should you live? These Study Guides will help you read and understand the Bible. They are written with enough depth to satisfy the mature Christian but accessible for someone who is new to the Bible.
Brother Francis: The King is Born Coloring and Activity Book
His Daily Telegraph obituary commented that George Muller robbed "the cruel streets of thousands of victims". Here Clive Langmead presents a carefully researched biography to help you explore Mueller's journey of faith from Germany to England, and how, by the power of prayer and faith in God's provision, he established orphanages, saving the lives of thousands of children.