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  • The Bible In Paintings: ELIJAH'S CHARIOT OF FIRE, Part 1

    06/25/2022 6:10:12 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 15 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 2nd KINGS CHAPTER 2 When the LORD was about to take Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal. Elijah said to Elisha, “Stay here; the LORD has sent me to Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As surely as the LORD lives and as you live, I will not leave you.” So they went down to Bethel. The company of the prophets at Bethel came out to Elisha and asked, “Do you know that the LORD is going to take...
  • The Bible In Paintings: THE LORD APPEARS TO ELIJAH

    06/23/2022 5:48:44 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 38 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 19 Elijah traveled forty days and forty nights until he reached Horeb, the mountain of God. There he went into a cave and spent the night. And the word of the LORD came to him: “What are you doing here, Elijah?” He replied, “I have been very zealous for the LORD God Almighty. The Israelites have rejected your covenant, broken down your altars, and put your prophets to death with the sword. I am the only one left, and now they are trying to...
  • The Bible In Paintings: ELIJAH RUNS FROM AHAB & JEZEBEL

    06/22/2022 6:03:26 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 41 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTERS 17-18 Now Elijah the Tishbite said to Ahab, “As the LORD, the God of Israel, lives, whom I serve, there will be neither dew nor rain in the next few years except at my word.” And Elijah said to Ahab, “Go, eat and drink, for there is the sound of a heavy rain.” So Ahab went off to eat and drink, but Elijah climbed to the top of Carmel, bent down to the ground and put his face between his knees. 1 Source “Go...
  • The Bible In Paintings: ELIJAH VS. BAAL’S 450 PROPHETS

    06/21/2022 6:20:44 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 40 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE REVELATION 3:14-16 “To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation. I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either one or the other! So, because you are lukewarm—neither hot nor cold—I am about to spit you out of my mouth." 1 RICK WIENECKE "The Lukewarm Church" 1st KINGS CHAPTER 18 Ahab went to meet Elijah. When he saw Elijah, he said to...
  • The Bible In Paintings: ELIJAH RAISES THE WIDOW’S SON

    06/20/2022 6:03:07 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 15 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 17 Some time later the son of the woman who owned the house became ill. He grew worse and worse, and finally stopped breathing. She said to Elijah, “What do you have against me, man of God? Did you come to remind me of my sin and kill my son?” “Give me your son,” Elijah replied. He took him from her arms, carried him to the upper room where he was staying, and laid him on his bed. Then he cried out to the...
  • The Bible In Paintings: A GENTILE WIDOW FEEDS ELIJAH

    06/19/2022 6:20:30 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 13 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 17 The ravens brought Elijah bread and meat in the morning and bread and meat in the evening, and he drank from the brook. Some time later the brook dried up because there had been no rain in the land. Then the word of the LORD came to him: “Go at once to Zarephath of Sidon and stay there. I have commanded a widow in that place to supply you with food.” So he went to Zarephath. When he came to the town gate,...
  • The Bible In Paintings: GOD SENDS RAVENS TO FEED ELIJAH

    06/18/2022 5:43:28 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 17 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTERS 16-17 Ahab became king of Israel, and he reigned in Samaria over Israel twenty-two years. AHAB DID MORE EVIL IN THE EYES OF THE LORD THAN ANY OF THOSE BEFORE HIM. He not only considered it trivial to commit the sins of Jeroboam son of Nebat, but he also married Jezebel daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and began to serve Baal and worship him. He set up an altar for Baal in the temple of Baal that he built in Samaria. AHAB...
  • The Bible In Paintings: SOLOMON’S 700 WIVES! 300 CONCUBINES! AND HIS IDOLATRY!

    06/16/2022 5:56:50 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 69 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 11 King Solomon loved many foreign women besides Pharaoh’s daughter—Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians and Hittites. They were from nations about which the LORD had told the Israelites, “You must not intermarry with them, because they will surely turn your hearts after their gods.” Nevertheless, Solomon held fast to them in love. He had seven hundred wives of royal birth and three hundred concubines. 1 JAMES TISSOT "Solomon and His Harem" 2 Source 3 Source 4 Source 5 Source His wives led him astray. As...
  • The Bible In Paintings: THE QUEEN OF SHEBA, Part 3

    06/15/2022 5:48:23 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 26 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE QUEEN OF SHEBA ORCHID, genus Thelymitra1st KINGS CHAPTER 10 When the queen of Sheba heard about the fame of Solomon and his relation to the name of the LORD, she came to test him with hard questions. Arriving at Jerusalem with a very great caravan—with camels carrying spices, large quantities of gold, and precious stones—she came to Solomon and talked with him about all that she had on her mind. Solomon answered all her questions; nothing was too hard for the king to explain to her. When...
  • The Bible In Paintings: THE QUEEN OF SHEBA, Part 2

    06/14/2022 6:08:51 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 20 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE QUEEN OF SHEBA ORCHID, genus Thelymitra1st KINGS CHAPTER 10 When the queen of Sheba heard about the fame of Solomon and his relation to the name of the LORD, she came to test him with hard questions. Arriving at Jerusalem with a very great caravan—with camels carrying spices, large quantities of gold, and precious stones—she came to Solomon and talked with him about all that she had on her mind. Solomon answered all her questions; nothing was too hard for the king to explain to her. When...
  • The Bible In Paintings: THE QUEEN OF SHEBA, PART 1

    06/13/2022 5:40:04 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 37 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE QUEEN OF SHEBA ORCHID, genus Thelymitra1st KINGS CHAPTER 10 When the queen of Sheba heard about the fame of Solomon and his relation to the name of the LORD, she came to test him with hard questions. Arriving at Jerusalem with a very great caravan—with camels carrying spices, large quantities of gold, and precious stones—she came to Solomon and talked with him about all that she had on her mind. Solomon answered all her questions; nothing was too hard for the king to explain to her. When...
  • Mysterious Patriot Front Group Has Data Leaked Exposing Suspect Videos, Outing Members and Even More Questions of Federal Infiltration

    01/23/2022 10:06:50 AM PST · by Wilderness Conservative · 38 replies
    GP ^ | 1/23/22 | Jim Hoft
    Gizmodo reported on the leaks. A hostile offshoot of the defunct neo-Nazi group Vanguard America, Patriot Front formed in late August 2017 less than three weeks after the white nationalist “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. (James Alex Fields Jr., who was convicted in December 2018 of killing 32-year-old anti-racist protester Heather Heyer at the rally, was seen there holding a shield emblazoned with the VA logo. VA later denied he was a member.) The split from VA followed months of infighting between Thomas Rousseau, the Front’s founder, and VA leader Dillon Irizarry, who was seen accusing Rousseau in...
  • The Bible In Paintings: SOLOMON FINISHES BUILDING GOD’S TEMPLE

    06/11/2022 6:10:55 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 21 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 8 Then King Solomon summoned into his presence at Jerusalem the elders of Israel, all the heads of the tribes and the chiefs of the Israelite families, to bring up the ark of the LORD’s covenant from Zion, the City of David. When all the elders of Israel had arrived, the priests took up the ark, and they brought up the ark of the LORD and the Tent of Meeting and all the sacred furnishings in it. The priests and Levites carried them up,...
  • The Bible In Paintings: SOLOMON CONTINUES BUILDING GOD’S TEMPLE

    06/10/2022 6:17:06 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 16 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTERS 4-8 King Solomon sent to Tyre and brought Huram, whose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was a man of Tyre and a craftsman in bronze. Huram was highly skilled and experienced in all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him. He cast TWO BRONZE PILLARS, each eighteen cubits high and twelve cubits around. He erected the pillars at the portico of the temple. The pillar to the...
  • The Bible In Paintings: SOLOMON BEGINS BUILDING GOD’S TEMPLE

    06/09/2022 5:44:53 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 18 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTERS 5&6 When Hiram king of Tyre heard that Solomon had been anointed king to succeed his father David, he sent his envoys to Solomon, because he had always been on friendly terms with David. Solomon sent back this message to Hiram: “You know that because of the wars waged against my father David from all sides, he could not build a temple for the Name of the LORD his God until the LORD put his enemies under his feet. But now the LORD my...
  • The Bible In Paintings: SOLOMON'S GOD-GIVEN WISDOM, Part 3

    06/07/2022 5:54:25 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 14 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 3 The LORD appeared to Solomon during the night in a dream, and God said, “Ask for whatever you want me to give you.” Solomon answered, “You have shown great kindness to your servant, my father David, because he was faithful to you and righteous and upright in heart. You have continued this great kindness to him and have given him a son to sit on his throne this very day. “Now, O LORD my God, you have made your servant king in place...
  • The Bible In Paintings: SOLOMON'S GOD-GIVEN WISDOM, Part 2

    06/06/2022 6:01:01 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 17 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 3 The LORD appeared to Solomon during the night in a dream, and God said, “Ask for whatever you want me to give you.” Solomon answered, “You have shown great kindness to your servant, my father David, because he was faithful to you and righteous and upright in heart. You have continued this great kindness to him and have given him a son to sit on his throne this very day. “Now, O LORD my God, you have made your servant king in place...
  • The Bible In Paintings: SOLOMON'S GOD-GIVEN WISDOM, Part 1

    06/05/2022 6:06:18 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 5 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTER 3 The LORD appeared to Solomon during the night in a dream, and God said, “Ask for whatever you want me to give you.” Solomon answered, “You have shown great kindness to your servant, my father David, because he was faithful to you and righteous and upright in heart. You have continued this great kindness to him and have given him a son to sit on his throne this very day. “Now, O LORD my God, you have made your servant king in place...
  • The Bible In Paintings: WHO SUCCEEDS DAVID AS KING?

    06/04/2022 5:46:05 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 6 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1st KINGS CHAPTERS 1-2 When King David was old and well advanced in years, he could not keep warm. So his servants said to him, “Let us look for a young virgin to lie beside him so that our lord the king may keep warm.” Then they found Abishag and brought her to the king. She took care of the king and waited on him, but the king had no intimate relations with her. 1 ANGELO AGOSTINI "David and Abizag" 2 JACOB EPSTEIN "David and Abishag" 3...
  • The Bible In Paintings: DAVID IN STAINED GLASS

    06/03/2022 5:58:14 AM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 23 replies
    The Bible In Paintings 2 ENCOURAGEMENT FOR APPRECIATING AND APPLYING GOD'S MESSAGE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 PICKEL STUDIO "Repentance of King David" 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 "David Going to Meet Goliath" 24 The Stained Glass Studio of Clearwater "David and Goliath" 25 Source→ a n d... f i n a l l y ← 26 EDWARD BURNE-JONES Source