Series: Oddly Famous
September 15, 2019 | Troy Dobbs
As the Israelites headed toward the Promised Land and their conquest of Canaan, they had to cross through land occupied by other groups. Some of these people were hostile and refused to allow the Israelites passage. The Israelites fought back, soundly defeating various Amorite and Canaanite kings. With the Israelites headed his way, the king of Moab and his people heard about Israel’s victorious progress and started getting extremely nervous. His solution? The king sought help from a prophet-for-hire named Balaam.
Discover little-known stories from the Bible with surprising twists and turns. These unusual — and sometimes unsettling — real-life stories remind us that God has a purpose and plan for everyone. These Oddly Famous stories address how God protects us at times, even without our awareness; how God uses us, even in our weakness; how God demonstrates His control of our lives; how God desires us to be authentic followers of His; and how God provides wisdom for life’s major decisions.
Each session in Oddly Famous delivers unique insights that will impact your walk with Jesus!