King David–Upright King or Scoundrel? Part 1

In the book of Acts, King David of the Israelites is remembered as follows: He [God] testified concerning him: ‘I have found David son of Jesse a man after my own heart; he will do everything I want him to do.’ This statement in Acts 13:22 called to mind for me two...

What are the benefits of Righteousness?

I was reading Proverbs 10 this morning and came up with the following list: Righteousness: (verse number) Delivers from death (2) Is a crown of blessing (6) Gives integrity, leading to security (9) Brings life as wages earned (16) Brings understanding (23) Stands firm...