Orwell Bible Church

Proverbs 10:3

“The Lord will not allow the righteous soul to famish, but He casts away the desire of the wicked.” This follows up on the previous proverb. In Old Testament times God blessed Israelites who lived righteous lives, but… Read More

Contrasting Worship on Mount Carmel

1 Kings 18 relates the “contest” between the hundreds of prophets of Baal and the established apostate religion of the idolatrous Northern Kingdom of Israel against one prophet of the true God, Elijah. There are a number of… Read More

Some Thoughts from 1 Kings 8

I didn’t get around today to posting these on my Twitter feed, so I’ll just list my observations from today’s reading of 1 Kings 8 here: There is no God like the Lord who shows kindness to the… Read More

God is Omnipotent

The word “omnipotent” means “all” (omni) “powerful” (potent). It can be easy, then, to define omnipotence this way: “God can do anything.” Surprisingly, however, this is incorrect! There are things that God cannot do; God cannot… Do anything… Read More

God’s Attributes

God is the infinite and perfect spirit, in whom all things have their source, support, and end. The word attribute when used of God refers to His essential qualities. Other words used are characteristics, qualities, perfections, and excellencies…. Read More

Joshua 13

The land East of the Jordan is divided among the two and a half tribes. Even the strongest must yield to the infirmities of old age We must not expect the older generation to be able to serve… Read More