I was born into a society where no one ever died from natural causes; they had to have been killed by someone else. A 170-year old could die and those left to mourn would be looking for people to accuse of killing the deceased, often through witchcraft. It had to be someone from the village … Continue reading A Culture of Accusation?
Solomon, David’s son is being crowned as the next king of Israel and there’s a huge celebration going on. Somewhere in the midst of this elaborate party, David prays a short simple prayer over Solomon and this is what He asks of the Lord: “And give to Solomon my son a blameless heart to keep your … Continue reading For the Ones You Love