Solomon’s downfall came in his old age. He had taken many foreign wives, whom he allowed to worship other gods. He even built shrines for the sacrifices of his foreign wives. Within Solomon’s kingdom, he
God’s commandments were a beautiful gift to His people. They showed them how to maintain a personal relationship with God and how to live in peace with their neighbors. God’s laws turned the people from
Noting the length of time it took Solomon to build a house for God, one is reminded that the work of missions is time-consuming. It takes time to build relationships; it takes time to build
“(Ezek. 25:16), more frequently Cherethites, the inhabitants of” “Southern Philistia, the Philistines (Zeph. 2:5). The Cherethites” and the Pelethites were David’s life-guards (1 Sam. 30:14; 2 “Sam. 8:18; 20:7, 23; 23:23). This name is by some interpreted as” “meaning “Cretans,” and by others “executioners,” who were ready” “to execute the king’s sentence of death (Gen. 37:36, marg.; 1” Kings 2:25).
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