WE CONCLUDE our study of the Book of Judges with several incidents from the period before the monarchy, including the story of Samson, whose appetites and/or ego repeatedly got him into trouble. Click here for the notes and the audio.
OUR BIBLE study today begins with the story of the original 300. Forget Leonidas–yes, he was outnumbered 30 or 40-to-1, but Gideon and his 300 men were outnumbered 400-to-1. Click here for the notes (including a map of where the judges lived and fought) and today’s study.
WE BEGIN our study of the second of the Historical Books, Judges. It chronicles Israel’s slide into apostasy and chaos, showing the need for a godly king to lead them. Click here for the notes and the audio from the study.
WE ALL remember the song: Joshua fit the battle of Jericho, and the walls came tumbling down. Today, we study the conquest of Canaan by the Israelites, examining what appears to be military campaigns that specifically targeted the giant clans known as the Anakim. Click here for the notes and the mp3 files.
This week’s Bible study moves to the fulfillment of the patriarchal promise, the occupation of the land that Yahweh had declared would belong to the descendants of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Click here for the show notes and mp3 file.
WE REACH the end of the life of Moses in this week’s Bible study. We focus on Deuteronomy 32:8-9, which describes the division of nations after the Tower of Babel incident, and why it’s so important to understanding the rest of the Bible. Click here for the notes and the mp3 files.