Guidance

The Lord’s Guidance in a Christian Life - Psalms 25:8 – 25:14 (commentary)

We are bombarded today with all kinds of appeals to go in different directions. Television advertising alone places hundreds of options before us, in addition to appeals made by political parties, cults, false religions, and dozens of other groups. This passage offers a meditatio …

God Led The Israelites by a Cloud And by Fire - Exodus 13:17 – 13:22 (commentary)

The shortest way to Palestine was through the territory of the Philistines in the direction of Beersheba. God chose to lead His people, not on the nearest way, but the way that was best for them (vv. 17-18), just as He does today. He led them southward, instead of eas …

Samuel Leads in Revival - I Samuel 7:1 – 7:17 (commentary)

Israel mourned for 20 years as the ark was stored, like an unwanted box, in Abinadab’s house in Kerjarth-Jearim (vv. 1-2). Eleazar, for all practical purposes, was the priest over it but Samuel is the real leader during this time period. He no doubt performed the functions of a …