Mar 19, 2018
In the days when the judges ruled there was a famine in the land, and a man of Bethlehem in Judah went to sojourn in
the country of Moab, he and his wife and his two sons. 2 The name of the man was Elimelech and the name of his wife
Naomi, and the names of his two sons were Mahlon and Chilion. They were...
Mar 11, 2018
1 Samuel 7:15-8:22
15 Samuel judged Israel all the days of his life. 16 And he went on a circuit year by year to Bethel, Gilgal, and Mizpah. And he judged Israel in all these places. 17 Then he would return to Ramah, for his home was there, and there also he judged Israel. And he built there an altar to the Lord. 8:1...
Mar 5, 2018
Judges 21:25; 1 Samuel 2:12, 22, 27a, 29; 3:1b, 3a;
4:1b-3, 5-13, 17-21a
21:25 In those days there was no king in Israel. Everyone did what was right in his own eyes... 2:12 Now, the sons of Eli [the priest] were worthless men. They did not know the Lord… 22 Now Eli was very old, and he kept hearing all that his sons were...
Feb 26, 2018
Judges 13:1-7, 24-25
And the people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord, so the Lord gave them into the hand of the Philistines for forty years. 2 There was a certain man of Zorah, of the tribe of the Danites, whose name was Manoah. And his wife was barren and had no children. 3 And the angel of...
Feb 19, 2018
Judges 10:6-8a, 15-16; 11:1-11a
6 The people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and served the Baals and the Ashtaroth, the gods of Syria, the gods of Sidon, the gods of Moab, the gods of the Ammonites, and the gods of the Philistines. And they forsook the Lord and did not serve Him. 7 So the anger...