Sound of Abundance of Rain

Sound of Abundance of Rain

The people behind the words. The song Showers of Blessing was written by Daniel Webster Whittle, who lost his right arm during the Civil War and became a prisoner of war. During his hospital stay, he became a Christian. You can read more of his life here. Ezekiel Ezekiel was a priest whose mission was to give…

Lessons from a Widow
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Lessons from a Widow

The Widow There’s a story about a widow of Zarephath. This was the hometown of Jezebel, wife of King Ahab.  The people there worshiped Baal, the god of rain. The town of Zarephath was one hundred miles from the brook Cherith, where Elijah had been in hiding from King Ahab. God told Elijah to go…

Water?!
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Water?!

A guest post by Katrina Hoover, who blogs at 500 Words. Water?! I frantically flipped through my Bible last night trying to remember which book in the Old Testament contained the stories of Elijah. I was coming off several days of mental quandary and I wanted to read about someone else living a ludicrous life, just…