JOB 1:1-2:13 – Satan is very busy – ‘going to and fro on the earth…walking up and down on it’. Why is Satan ‘roaming through the earth’? – ‘Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour’ (1:7; 1 Peter 5:8). If, like Job, you ‘fear God and turn […]Read More Notes: Job to Song of Solomon
Warning against “the danger of going outside the sphere of faith into the area of observation”, G. C. Berkouwer disputes the legitimacy of interpreting the ways of Providence on the basis of facts” (The Providence of God, pp. 164-165). He aims to guard against the possibility that “everyone according to his own prejudice and subjective […]Read More To Understand History, We Need Revelation.
JOSHUA 1:1-18 – For Israel, it was a new beginning. They were leaving the wilderness. That was their past. They were entering the promised land. This was God’s future. For God’s future, there is God’s command – ‘Be strong’ – and God’s promise – ‘the Lord your God is with you’. We wonder what the […]Read More Notes: Joshua to Esther