It only takes one chapter to crash and burn: Reflections on 1 Kings 1-11

The establishment of God’s kingdom in Israel takes ten long chapters to describe (1 Kings 1-10). But it only takes one chapter for the kingdom to begin to fall apart; the crash and burn is inevitable (1 Kings 11). 1 Kings opens up following the exploits of David from 2 Samuel: David is clearly king, … Continue reading It only takes one chapter to crash and burn: Reflections on 1 Kings 1-11