By Warren W. Wiersbe
Based at the booklet of one Kings, this research bargains a compelling distinction among those who find themselves responsible to God and others, and people who continuously shift the blame to others.
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2:11 NIV). Solomon’s life is a tragic case study in the effects of pride and disobedience. ” We must all learn from Solomon’s mistakes and heed these words: “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says” (James 1:22 NIV). *** Dr. Wiersbe’s commentaries have been a source of guidance and strength to me over the many years that I have been a pastor. His unique style is not overly academic, but theologically sound. He explains the deep truths of Scripture in a way that everyone can understand and apply.
And it’s in this vice of pride that we discover just how different Solomon was from his father, David. David was not an arrogant man. Yes, he had his issues, but David never forgot that it was the Lord who raised him up from the status of a lowly shepherd boy to become king of Israel. Solomon, on the other hand, was born and raised in royalty, wealth, and privilege—the breeding ground for arrogance. I think David saw Solomon’s prideful character as he was growing up, because he warned him two different times to carefully walk in the ways of the Lord (1 Chron.
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