Tag Archives: God our defender

Job 10 — Waiting to punish?

As I look at the complaint of Job here, I see a way of thinking that many people have.  Job said, You gave me life and showed me kindness, and in your providence watched over my spirit.  But this is … Continue reading

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Esther 7-9 — The God who defends us

Now we come to the dramatic scene in which Esther reveals her identity and makes her plea for her people before Xerxes.  I’m guessing that by this time, most of her fears are gone, as Xerxes has by this point … Continue reading

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