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The Old Testament: 2 Kings, II – Jerusalem Falls

I was raised in a sports family, and of the teams we followed most, The Lakers were tops.  I often associated the end of a school year with the basketball playoffs, in fact.  As a family, we would visit our … Continue reading

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The Old Testament: 2 Kings, I – What Makes a Good Ruler?

In 1992, I was awaiting my 18th birthday.  I was looking forward to graduating high school, preparing for college and, of course, Lollapalooza that summer. Oh, and I would be voting in my first election.  I certainly had my criteria.  … Continue reading

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The Old Testament: 1 Kings, II- Ignoring Signs

Although my mom spent time driving with me when I had my learner’s permit, Dad basically taught me how to drive.  I was petrified behind the wheel, and not just with him.  Dad had high standards for me (and my … Continue reading

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