There were two brothers in the earliest days of creation. Each put all of his efforts into producing the best livestock and crops respectively. But there was a problem when one of them presented a sacrifice of his labor unto God. See how God’s response had little to do with the offerings themselves, but instead with something that even applies to us today.
Jesus speaks of a serpent being lifted up in the wilderness, and how believing in Him can make it possible for man to have eternal life. Out of all the things that Jesus could choose to speak about, why did He choose a deadly reptile and eternity? His answer is our only remedy for the penalty of sin and death.
The kingdom of Israel was a great and mighty people. But when they forsook God and followed after the gods of the heathen nations around them they lost that status. Find out how one man of God put away the idolatry and victoriously stood against the onslaught of one of the most powerful kingdoms of his day.