God's answer to persecution is the original mandate, "Be fruitful and multiply."
Worship is warfare
Justice on earth is advanced when the church makes worship a priority, because worship is warfare.
There is a King Who does not break bruised reeds.
Isaiah 6 warrants several exegetical passes, to be sure.
What does it matter to you that Israel had 67,000 donkeys?
I don’t have a right to define fatherhood, but God does.
If we are saved, then we are saved from God, by God, to God, and for God.
The great, immovable fortresses of evil in this world are momentary reminders that we are, after all, quite small, and our lives are truly quite simple, and that’s really how God wants it to be.
God’s sovereignty leads Solomon to live a life of obedience and joy under God.