Josiah: Good Fruit from a Bad Tree
King Josiah is an example of how a heart set on God and God’s righteous standards overcomes even a terrible home environment. Josiah’s focus on obeying the Lord caused the Lord to temporarily suspend the judgment He had declared was coming on Judah. A number of powerful truths are found in this study of 2… Continue reading Josiah: Good Fruit from a Bad Tree
Kings of Israel
This study provides an overview of the 450 years of the monarchy period in Israel and Judah. It is much more than simple history, but filled with spiritual life lessons. An extensive study on the Kings of Israel is also available in audio format at http://paulbenware.com/the-kings-of-israel/
The Temples of Israel
An overview of the temples that Israel had in the past and the two temples yet to be built. Temples provided a way for sinful man to approach a holy God, and so were critical to the national life of Israel.
To Fear or Not to Fear
One of the keys to a genuine spiritual life is that of a fear of the Lord. Without it, believers will drift into all kinds of sins. This study gleans some important principles out of the OT prophet Malachi.