After Samuel’s dedication, Hannah praised God for hearing her prayers and remembering her affliction. The joy expressed by her words, Alistair Begg explains, was rooted not in her circumstances alone, but in what God had done, was doing, and was going to do for His people. Her hope rested in the certainty that God guards the faithful and will triumph over His enemies. Only God, who stepped into the brokenness of our condition, can minister to aching hearts like hers as He works all things according to His good purposes.
A Curious Incident
Jesus’ humble yet triumphant entry into Jerusalem fulfilled Old Testament prophecy and openly declared His messiahship. Examining the various reactions ...
Do as You Have Spoken
David’s prayers were fueled by the Lord’s promises. Confident that God would do all that He said He would, David ...
Compassion and Authority
When Jesus miraculously healed an invalid on the Sabbath, reactions were mixed. The hopelessly desperate man immediately received and obeyed ...