Monthly Archives: November 2014

Bible Reading and Commentary November 17-22, 2014

Bible Reading and Commentary November 17-22, 2014 I SAMUEL — With Samuel we end the period of judges and enter Israel’s rule by kings. As we study the books of Samuel, Kings, and Chronicles, you’ll see these authoritative offices in action, that of prophet, priest, and king. While these powerful offices in Israel were carried out imperfectly, Jesus carried them

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Luther on Prayer

Luther described prayer as: “The hardest work of all -a labour above all labours, since he who prays must wage almighty warfare against the doubt and murmuring excited by the faint-heartedness and unworthiness we feel within us…that unutterable and powerful groaning with which the godly rouse themselves against despair, the struggle in which they call mightily upon their faith.” A helpful

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