Through the Bible, April 21

Reading: No Scheduled Reading Thoughts and Reflections: This is the catch up for the third week of April (15-21).  No readings are planned, but below are some points to ponder based on this week’s readings. The Bible makes no bones about the extent of Solomon’s wisdom: “And God gave Solomon …

Through the Bible, April 18

Reading: Ecclesiastes 1:1-3:11; 12 Summary: Old Testament books are arranged by types, not by chronology.  One of those types is sometimes called “Poetry”.  It includes the books from Job through Song of Solomon.  Maybe that title is appropriate since the largest book in this category, Psalms, is all poetic.  Others, …

Through the Bible, April Week 3 Bible Reading Introduction

Week 3: Solomon and His Wisdom April 15-21             Solomon is remembered for several important achievements, gifts, and accomplishments. The successor to David’s throne impressed God with his foremost desire for wisdom to adequately rule His people.  Consequently God provided not only unparalleled wisdom, but also incomparable wealth.  Solomon’s reputation …