SELAH Bible Study // Importance of Community

SCRIPTURE Nehemiah 2:17-20 EXPLANATION Nehemiah // a Jewish man; the king's "cupbearer" (wine taster and guard); held place of honor with Persian King King of Persia // verbally blessed Nehemiah and encouraged him to return to Jerusalem to rebuild walls Sanballet, Tobiah, and Geshem // kings doubtful of Nehemiah LOCATION // Jerusalem. The Babylonians conquered Jerusalem and King [...]

By |2016-02-05T14:00:37+00:00February 5th, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|2 Comments

SELAH Bible Study // The Healing of Naaman

SCRIPTURE 2 Kings 5:1-14 EXPLANATION Naaman // an army commander, a great man with king's favor, a mighty warrior, had leprosy Young Girl // an Israeli taken captive during war, maidservant of Naaman's wife, a believer in the prophet Mistress // Naaman's wife King of Aram // wrote letter to the king of Israel on Naaman's behalf, sought prophet for [...]

By |2016-02-01T07:00:19+00:00February 1st, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|3 Comments

The SELAH Bible Study Method

I love when words and phrases come together so organically that it makes you smile and acknowledge God's creativity ... and realize that He, indeed, has a sense of humor. In my quest to read the Bible (again), this week's focus has been Exodus and Psalms. If you've never read the Psalms, or if you've skimmed them and not paid [...]

By |2016-01-29T07:00:42+00:00January 29th, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|4 Comments