Through the Bible, June 12

Reading: Ezra 1, 3 Summary: Babylon fell to the Persians.  Babylon had a policy of dealing with conquered people (such as Judah and others) to take them into captivity.  The Persians did not.  The inherited captives of Babylon were allowed to return home.  It all transpired just as God had …

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Devotional Text: Ezra 1 Out of sorts?  Lost?  Troubled?  Unhappy?  Dissatisfied? Hurting? You probably haven’t always been, have you?  Can you remember a time when this wasn’t the case? It’s just possible—very possible—that in order to get back where you were, you need to get back where you were.  What …