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First Chronicles

Just as the Gospels each offer a different perspective on the life of Jesus, Chronicles present a different perspective on Israel's history.

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Jabez: The Unknown Who Became Well Known

Jabez emerges in the midst of epitaphs on tombstones as the Spirit of God is pleased to hover over his life a bit longer than any other mentioned in this context. Because God singles out Jabez, we are wise to pause and learn the truth of the story. By doing so, many who feel their lives are marked by obscurity and insignificance can gain fresh courage to excel.