The Throne of the LORD

The Palace of the LORD* is rarely mentioned, but there is such a place. One Scripture really highlights it: Isaiah 6.1. In the year that king Uzziah died I saw the Lord (Adonai) sit­ting on a throne, high and lifted up, (Rev. 4:2,9; 7:10) and His train filled the...
Heroines of the Bible: Widow of Zaraphath

Heroines of the Bible: Widow of Zaraphath

The Widow of Zarephath was a woman who had to know for sure that she had heard from God. 1 Kings 17:8. And the word of the LORD* came to him saying, 9. Get up! Go to Zarephath, which belongs to Sidon and stay there. Behold, I have commanded a widow woman there to...
Heroines of the Bible: Deborah

Heroines of the Bible: Deborah

Deborah became a Heroine as the Judge over Israel when she ordered Barak to form an army and fight the army of Jabin’s general Sisera. Judges 4:4. And Deborah, a prophetess, the wife of Lapidot, judged Israel at that time. 5. And she lived under the date palm of...
Heroines of the Bible: Leah

Heroines of the Bible: Leah

Leah became the wife of Jacob knowing she would be the lesser of his two wives, but her humility and quiet love brought her the blessing of six sons and a daughter. She also became much loved by Jacob and is buried beside Jacob in the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron....
Heroines of the Bible: Rebeccah

Heroines of the Bible: Rebeccah

Rebeccah respected the Word of the Lord when He told her there were twins in her womb. The LORD* then went on to say the elder, Esau, would serve the younger, Jacob. That prompted her to coax Jacob to imitate Esau. Rebeccah waited twenty years after marrying Isaac to...

Do Not Bring any Abominable Thing into Your Home

Do Not Bring an Abominable Thing into Your Home! Deuteronomy 7:26. Neither will you bring an abomination into your house, lest you become a cursed thing like it, but you will utterly detest it and you will utterly abhor it, for it is a cursed thing. There are many...