Tag Archives: Israel

Why Did God Want To Change King Solomon’s Name?

(I know that I had closed Defrosting Windows but I felt I needed to share this. We’ll see what happens.) There is something very striking about Solomon’s birth to me. I wish we completely knew what caused God to feel … Continue reading

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Matthew 4: Spirit-led Temptation?

Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.–Matthew 4:1 Who ordained Christ’s temptation? Who ordered this action? Was this temptation an idea from Satan? Was the evil one behind this? No. … Continue reading

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Defrosting Matthew Chapter 2

What grabs your attention when you read Matthew chapter 2? Is it the mystery of the Magi and whether or not they were descendant’s of Daniel’s magicians? Is it the patterns of “three” seen throughout the first 2 chapters? Is … Continue reading

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Knowing Our God Deeper: The Slavery Verses

The Scriptures can cut sharply, and even be highly offensive. Yet, there is mystery, revelation, and clear truth to be found in the worst of them. When God speaks, He wants to be revealed…even when it doesn’t seem pretty. Have we stopped to really … Continue reading

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God Changes His Mind: Ezekiel’s Truth On Relationship

When I read Ezekiel 4:12-15, I see God laying out some very clear orders. I see Ezekiel protesting. I see God listening to Ezekiel and making an on-the-spot change in plans. Ezekiel wrote down what he experienced, and the experience … Continue reading

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