Bible: Isa. 14:28-32; 28:16-21
The Lord Will Judge the Philistines
14:29 Don’t be so happy, all you Philistines,
just because the club that beat you has been broken! 3
For a viper will grow out of the serpent’s root,
and its fruit will be a darting adder. 4
14:30 The poor will graze in my pastures; 5
the needy will rest securely.
But I will kill your root by famine;
it will put to death all your survivors. 6
14:31 Wail, O city gate!
Cry out, O city!
Melt with fear, 7 all you Philistines!
For out of the north comes a cloud of smoke,
and there are no stragglers in its ranks. 8
14:32 How will they respond to the messengers of this nation? 9
the oppressed among his people will find safety in her.
28:16 Then Jacob woke up 1 and thought, 2 “Surely the
28:18 Early 3 in the morning Jacob 4 took the stone he had placed near his head 5 and set it up as a sacred stone. 6 Then he poured oil on top of it. 28:19 He called that place Bethel, 7 although the former name of the town was Luz. 28:20 Then Jacob made a vow, saying, “If God is with me and protects me on this journey I am taking and gives me food 8 to eat and clothing to wear, 28:21 and I return safely to my father’s home, 9 then the