Old Testament (Historical Books)

Joshua
Book Recommendations: Joshua
Joshua 2:1 – Was Rahab a Prostitute or an Inkeeper? By Matt Dabbs
Joshua 3:1-17 – Stepping Into God’s Future By John Mark Hicks
Joshua 5 – Hungering For the Joy: Lenten Reflections on Joshua 5 By John Mark Hicks
Joshua 5 – Ripped: “The Lord Stands Alone” Reflections on Joshua 5 By Sean Palmer
Joshua 9-10 – The Importance of Keeping Our Promises By Matt Dabbs
Joshua 10 – Divine Intervention By Matt Dabbs
Joshua 13-21 – Peace and Inheritance in Joshua 13-21 By John Mark Hicks
Joshua 24 – Joshua 24 & the Significance of Ceremony By Matt Dabbs
Joshua 24:14-15 – Sermon (Joshua 24:14-15) By Naomi Walters
Joshua 24:15 – As for Me and My House By Matt Dabbs

Judges
Book Recommendations: Judges
The Difficult Message of Judges By Matt Dabbs
Judges 6:11-17 – Gideon’s Weakness and the Grace and Peace of God By Matt Dabbs
Judges 7:1-8 – Sermon (Judges 7:1-8) By Naomi Walters
Judges 10:16 – What is God Waiting For? By Matt Dabbs
Judges 14:1-7 – Samson: Weakness in Power by Matt Dabbs
Judges 16:13 – Rastafarian Samson? By Matt Dabbs

Ruth
Book Recommendation: Ruth
Ruth 1:20 – The Curious Case of Naomi By Matt Dabbs
Ruth 4:18-22 – The Book of Ruth Resolves the Insanity of Judges by Matt Dabbs

1 Samuel
Book Recommendation: 1 Samuel
1 Samuel 1 – God is Listening By Matt Dabbs
1 Samuel 2:1-10 – Sermon (1 Sam 2:1-10) by Naomi Walters
1 Samuel 10:9-19 – Sermon (1 Sam 10:9-19) By Naomi Walters
1 Samuel 15 – Wiki-Lesson: 1 Sam 15 (God Rejects Saul) By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 16 – Wiki-lessons: 1 Samuel 16 (Samuel Anoints David) By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 16:13-14 – Repentance and Courage in the Lives of David and Saul By Matt Dabbs
1 Samuel 18 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Samuel 18 By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 19-20 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Samuel 19 – 20 (David’s Escape from Saul) By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 21 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Samuel 21: David and the Showbread By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 22 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Samuel 22 By Jay Guin
1 Sameul 25:2-3 – Wiki-Lessons: Abigail, Nabal, and Saul: Vengeance is Mine By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 27 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Samuel 27 (David among the Philistines) By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 28 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Samuel 28 (Saul and the Witch at Endor) By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 29-30 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Samuel 29-30 (David at Ziklag) By Jay Guin
1 Samuel 31-2 Samuel 1 – Wiki-Lessons: 1 Sam 31 – 2 Sam 1 (The Death of Saul and David’s Reaction) By Jay Guin

2 Samuel
Book Recommendation: 2 Samuel
2 Samuel 2-5 – Wiki-Lessons: 2 Samuel 2 – 5 (The Conquest of Jerusalem) By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 6 – Wiki-Lessons: 2 Samuel 6 (Uzzah and the Ark) By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 6:23 – David and Michal By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 6-7 – Wiki-Lessons: 2 Samuel 6 – 7; 1 Chronicles 15 (David brings the ark to Jerusalem) By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 7-9 – Wiki-Lessons: 2 Samuel 7 – 9 By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 11-12 –David, Man after God’s Own Heart??? 2 Sam 11-12 By Bobby Valentine
2 Samuel 11:1-2 – Wiki-Lessons: David and Bathsheba By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 13:1-2 – Wiki-Lessons: Amnon and Tamar By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 13:21-27 – Wiki-Lessons: Absalom Flees and Returns By Jay Guin
2 Samuel 23:13-17 – Wiki-Lessons: David’s Mighty Men — David Refuses Water By Jay Guin
2 Samuel: An Additional Thought or Two By Jay Guin

1 Kings
Book Recommendation: 1 Kings
1 Kings 1-3 – 1 Kings 1 – 3: The Beginning of Solomon’s Reign By Jay Guin
1 Kings 8:27-30 – Transcendence and Immanence: Holding the Two in Tension by Matt Dabbs
1 Kings 9:11-12 – Know God’s Voice For Yourself By Nickolet Allen
1 Kings 17:8-16 – Sermon (1 Kings 17:8-16) By Naomi Walters

2 Kings
Book Recommendations: 2 Kings

1 Chronicles
Book Recommendations: 1 Chronicles
1 Chronicles 29:1-20 – When God Tests the Wealthy By John Mark Hicks

2 Chronicles
Book Recommendations: 2 Chronicles
2 Chronicles 33:2-7 – Sunday Morning Worship Idolatry? By Matt Dabbs

Ezra
Book Recommendations: Ezra
Ezra 1 – There’s a Stirring By Matt Dabbs
Ezra 9-10 – Ezra’s Prayer and Being a Community of Weeping, Confession and Prayer By Matt Dabbs

Nehemiah
Book Recommendations: Nehemiah
Nehemiah 1 – The Prayer By Matt Dabbs

Esther
Book Recommendations: Esther
Esther, Easter and the Real Culprit is Death By Josh Graves