The Word Cadets

June 14, 2013

Amos: Sa Lugar ng Bethel

Amos illustrated in Filipino by The Word Cadets. Time: During the reign of Judah's King Uzziah (about 792-742 BC). Location: Amos lives in the village of Tekoa in ths southern Jewish natiom of Judah. But he takes his message to Samaria, capital of the northern Jewish nation of Israel, and to Israel's worship center in Bethel. A farmer turns prophet Amos lives in the obscure village of Tekoa, about ...
January 31, 2013

Jonah: The Great Escape

About Jonah:The Prophet Jonah seems almost comical in his relationship with God, except for one thing: The souls of over 100,000 people were at stake. Jonah tried to run away from God, learned a terrifying lesson, did his duty, then still had the nerve to complain to the Creator of the Universe. But God was forgiving, both of the Prophet Jonah and the sinful people Jonah preached to.Life ...
About ElijahElijah stood up boldly for God in a time when idolatry had swept his land. In fact, his name means "My God is Yah(weh)."The false god he opposed was Baal, the favorite deity of Jezebel, wife of King Ahab of Israel. To please Jezebel, Ahab had altars erected to Baal, and the queen murdered God's prophets.Under God's guidance, Elijah struck a heavy blow against the evil of false gods. He ...
January 22, 2013

King Solomon and the Temple

About King SolomonKing Solomon was the wisest man who ever lived and also one of the most foolish. God gifted him with unsurpassed wisdom, which Solomon squandered by disobeying God's commandments.Over his 40-year reign, Solomon did many great things, but he succumbed to the temptations of lesser men. The peace a united Israel enjoyed, the massive building projects he headed, and the successful ...
January 15, 2013

King Solomon

About King SolomonKing Solomon was the wisest man who ever lived and also one of the most foolish. God gifted him with unsurpassed wisdom, which Solomon squandered by disobeying God's commandments.Over his 40-year reign, Solomon did many great things, but he succumbed to the temptations of lesser men. The peace a united Israel enjoyed, the massive building projects he headed, and the successful ...
January 08, 2013

The Story of King David

The story of King David colorfully illustrated in this issue of The Word Cadets  About King DavidKing David was a man of contrasts. He was singlemindedly committed to God, yet guilty of some of the most serious sins recorded in the Old Testament.David lived a frustrating life, first in the shadow of his brothers, then constantly on the run from vengeful King Saul. Even after he became king of ...