Throw Down the Enemy

“Now when all this was finished, all Israel that were present went out to the cities of Judah, and brake the images in pieces, and cut down the groves, and threw down the high places and the altars out of all Judah and Benjamin, in Ephraim also and Manasseh, until they had utterly destroyed them … More Throw Down the Enemy

Strength for Today 062914

“Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, Thou that leadest Joseph like a flock; Thou that dwellest between the cherubims, shine forth. Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh stir up Thy strength, and come and save us. Turn us again, O God, and cause Thy face to shine; and we shall be saved.” Psalm 80:1-3 (KJV)

112111 I drew them with cords of a man, with bands of love

“When Israel was a child, then I loved him, and called My son out of Egypt.  As they called them, so they went from them: they sacrificed unto Baalim, and burned incense to graven images.  I taught Ephraim also to go, taking them by their arms; but they knew not that I healed them.  I … More 112111 I drew them with cords of a man, with bands of love

061811 …The LORD hearkened to Hezekiah, and healed the people.

“For a multitude of the people, even many of Ephraim, and Manasseh, Issachar, and Zebulun, had not cleansed themselves, yet did they eat the passover otherwise than it was written. But Hezekiah prayed for them, saying, ‘The good LORD pardon every one that prepareth his heart to seek God, the LORD God of his fathers, … More 061811 …The LORD hearkened to Hezekiah, and healed the people.

061511 Nevertheless there are good things found in thee…

“And Jehoshaphat the king of Judah returned to his house in peace to Jerusalem.  And Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, ‘Shouldest thou help the ungodly, and love them that hate the LORD? therefore is wrath upon thee from before the LORD.  Nevertheless there … More 061511 Nevertheless there are good things found in thee…