The Appointed Time Week 5: Intricately Orchestrated Plans

The Appointed Time: When it’s God’s Will but Hasn’t Arrived Yet We’ve gone round and round the mountain with the Israelites, so this week we are moving on to talk about King Saul. I always think of Saul and David as two of the most memorable Kings of Israel, for both, how they became Kings …

The Appointed Time Week 4: God, Our Committed Companion

The Appointed Time: When it’s God’s Will but Hasn’t Arrived Yet This week, we will continue talking about our friends, the Israelites! In the book of Joshua, two important things take place: 1) Joshua becomes the leader after Moses passes away (Joshua 1) and 2) the Israelites (finally!) enter Canaan (Joshua 2). After entering Canaan, …

The Appointed Time Week 3: Blessed to be Waiting

The Appointed Time: When it’s God’s Will but Hasn’t Arrived Yet The book of Exodus is probably most famous for chronicling the life of the Israelites, a stubborn group of the people…and their leader, Moses, whose life was far from typical! Interestingly enough, the “appointed time” referenced in this scripture doesn’t necessarily point to a …

The Appointed Time Week 2: In the Wait, God is There

The Appointed Time: When it’s God’s Will but Hasn’t Arrived Yet Sarah’s story is a familiar to many, a lesson about trusting God for all and hope for couples who encounter fertility problems. Yet, the journey before they welcomed Isaac into the world (Genesis 21), actually spans six chapters back, in Genesis 15. wasn’t the …