All posts by Eric Foust


The relatability of Bible characters to our own life experiences and circumstances brings such humanity to their life story.  Without realizing it, we often exalt Bible characters to levels they themselves never achieved or viewed themselves as attaining.  Solomon was one of those characters.  We see Solomon as a positioned son when it came to his kingship, a … Read More


“To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:…He hath made everything beautiful in his time:…” Ecclesiastes 3:1,11 The Bible teaches that God gave Solomon wisdom above any other leader, diplomat or sovereign of his day. His words, empowered by the Holy Spirit, are like water to the parched heart. … Read More


“Don’t rock the boat!” had become the philosophy of the elders and people of Israel after the time of Judges had begun. For the last forty years Israel had allowed the Philistines to run over them and ruin them without hardly putting up a fight. Israel needed strength, not the stamina of a Politian or the stoutness … Read More