Spiritual Rants: July 16 “A Big Drip Or A Fountain Of Blessing” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: 1 Chronicles 22:1-23:32 Romans 3:9-31 Psalm 12:1-8 Proverbs 19:13-14

Old Testament:  1 Chronicles 22:1-23:32 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com 1 Chronicles 22:1-23:32     David Denied This section has no parallel in Samuel (except verse 1).  David was not allowed to build a house for the Lord because of his participation in all the wars of Israel.  Yahweh told David that his son, Solomon, would […]

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Spiritual Rants: July 15 “Just Walk Away” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: 1 Chronicles 19:1-21:30 Romans 2:25-3:8 Psalm 11:1-7 Proverbs 19:10-12

Old Testament:  1 Chronicles 19:1-21:30 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com 1 Chronicles 19:1-19   Cutting Up If you are obsessive, like I am, here are the parallels to today’s passage. 1 Chron. 19:1-19 runs parallel to 2 Sam. 10:1-19. 1 Chron. 20:1a runs parallel to 2 Sam. 11:1. 1 Chron. 20:1b – 3 is basically the same as […]

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Spiritual Rants: July 14 “Are There Heathen In Heaven?” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: 1 Chronicles 16:37-18:17 Romans 2:1-24 Psalm 10:16-18 Proverbs 19:8-9

Old Testament:  1 Chronicles 16:37-18:17 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com 1 Chronicles 16:37-18:17   A Sit In David was disappointed when he heard that Yahweh was not going to allow him to build a temple but that He was going to build a house for David.  The house Yahweh was going to build for David was […]

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Spiritual Rants: July 13 “I’m Not Gay But I Could Use A Hug!” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: 1 Chronicles 15:1-16:36 Romans 1:18-32 Psalm 10:1-15 Proverbs 19:6-7

Old Testament:  1 Chronicles 15:1-16:36 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com 1 Chronicles 15:1-16:36   Thanks A Lot Somehow it dawns on David that he was supposed have brought the ark to Jerusalem on the shoulders of Levites, just as it said in Scripture (Exod. 25:10-16; Num. 4:15).  Though at first he blamed God for Uzza’s death, […]

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Spiritual Rants: July 12 “Running On Faith” Readings to read through the Bible in a year: 1 Chronicles 12:19-14:17 Romans 1:1-17 Psalm 9:13-20 Proverbs 19:4-5

Old Testament:  1 Chronicles 12:19-14: 17 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com 1 Chronicles 12:19-14:17   Uzz-ing Trouble The main story in this section is the account of Uzza (spelling is Uzzah with an “h” in 1 Sam. 6) and the ark.  The ark was a chest with a jar of manna in it, the Ten Commandments, and Aaron’s […]

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