A Tale of Two Kings

2 Chronicles 28:1 Ahaz was twenty years old when he began to reign, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem. And he did not do what was right in the eyes of the Lord, as his father David had done, but he walked in the ways of the kings of Israel. He even made metal images … More A Tale of Two Kings

And he did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, yet not with a whole heart.

2 Chronicles 25:2 And he did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, yet not with a whole heart.  From “Wholly Devoted”, a devotional from Faith Fellowship Church of Broken Arrow, OK After the reigns of King David and King Solomon, the Kingdom of Israel divided into two separate Kingdoms called Judah and Israel. It’s … More And he did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, yet not with a whole heart.

Whole-hearted Praise

I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart; I will recount all of your wonderful deeds. I will be glad and exult in you; I will sing praise to your name, O Most High. Psalm 9:1-2 Charles H. Spurgeon writes in The Treasury of David: It sometimes needs all our determination to face the … More Whole-hearted Praise

Longings After God

This morning I found a very helpful blog post by Tim Challies writes at Challies.com.  It goes beautifully with the passage from Psalm 119 that we read today, June 1-Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart,: Through the past couple of weeks I have been fighting for joy, … More Longings After God