What does some of the earliest Christian hymnody look like, and how did the Old Testament play a role in it? Click here to find out as Dr. German tackles a question about a well-known passage from the book of Philippians.
Just how much of the Old Testament is in Mary’s song of praise? And what does it have to do with our lives now? Click here to listen as Dr. German addresses these questions and more in this latest episode of our “Christ in Every Word” podcasts.
David assumes the kingship of Israel, but not without a fair amount of bloodshed. Click here for Dr. Saleska’s Christ-centered thoughts on this exciting chapter of 2 Samuel.
What does it mean when the Song of Songs says not to “stir up or awaken love until it pleases”? Click here to find out as Dr. German leads us into chapter 2 of this fascinating book of Scripture.
A new book begins! But how would David handle the death of Saul? Click here for Dr. Saleska’s reflections on the first chapter of 2 Samuel.
A new study begins! Did you know that, aside from the Psalms, “The Song of Songs” was one of the most commented upon books of the Bible throughout the history of the church? Why was it so popular, and what does it have to do with us? Click here to find out!
How does the death of Saul add to what the Bible says about suicide? Click here for Dr. Saleska’s Christ-centered reflections on the tragic end of Israel’s first anointed one.
Just before he’s anointed king of Israel, David continues to foreshadow the person and work of the King of Kings and Lord of Lords. Click here to find out how!
How does Ecclesiastes end, and what does this book have to do with our lives now? Click here for Dr. German’s reflections on the concluding chapter of our journey with “the Preacher.”
How does not knowing God’s plans for our future affect our lives now? Click here for Dr. German’s reflections on a chapter from Ecclesiastes that tackles this question.
Does Saul really speak with Samuel from beyond the grave? Don’t miss Dr. Saleska’s reflections on one of the most challenging chapters of the entire book!
What is “form criticism”? How did it come about and why does it matter? In this episode Dr. German answers such questions in response to a listener who asked about a “form-critical” approach to studying the Bible.
Meet Abigail, who appears before David and delivers the longest speech by any woman in the Old Testament. Click here for Dr. Saleska’s Christ-centered thoughts on this rich chapter of God’s word.
What does it mean that “God has already approved what you do”? Or that “whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might”? Click here for Dr. German’s Christ-centered reflections on the next chapter up in our journey through Ecclesiastes.
David finally has a chance to do away with Saul, but he passes it up. Why? Click here for Dr. Saleska’s reflections on 1 Samuel 24.