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Playing the Fool, Part 2

February 23, 2017

King Saul admitted his error after he crashed and burned. His career as king ended very differently than it began. In the message “Playing the Fool,” Skip explores what went wrong, and we discover what Saul could’ve done differently. 

References: 1 Samuel 26:21

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. It’s dangerous business to call the ruler of a country a fool. But there’s a case in the Bible when the king himself admitted his own folly. Yes, even leaders can crash and burn. Skip shares more about that story in the message “Playing the Fool.” 
February 22, 2017
Most people know of Samson’s exploits as a hero of the Old Testament. But even though God used him, Samson could have been so much more. In the message “A Superhero Loses His Cape,” Skip traces the downhill steps Samson took to lose his superhero status.
February 21, 2017
Some people make us scratch our head in wonder and wipe our eyes in sorrow. In the message “A Superhero Loses His Cape,” Skip explains that Samson had everything he needed to be outstanding, yet he ended his life as a blinded slave in the enemy’s camp.
February 20, 2017
When Achan crashed and burned, he took his fellow soldiers, his family, and his country down with him. In the message “Here Comes Trouble,” Skip explains what we should do when we find ourselves in the fallout of failure (whether our own or others’).
February 17, 2017
Meet a guy whose name actually means trouble. Achan was an Israeli soldier whose personal action brought a national reaction. In the message “Here Comes Trouble,” Skip shows us how when Achan crashed and burned, he took others down with him.
February 16, 2017
Though the New Testament calls Lot righteous because of his simple faith (see 2 Peter 2:7), his life could have been so much more. Skip shows us how Lot’s best years were squandered and fruitless as he shares the message “Lot’s Lingering Legacy.” 
February 15, 2017
Some names summon noble thoughts. Other names evoke cautionary feelings, like Lot’s. In the message “Lot’s Lingering Legacy,” Skip explains that though Lot had everything he needed for spiritual success, his priorities were fixed on temporary pleasures.
February 14, 2017
The story of Cain killing his brother Abel highlights how dysfunctional the first family was and how sin affected humanity. In the message “A Murder after Church,” Skip looks at the biography of a murderer who went from adoring God to assassinating his brother.
February 13, 2017
If you think that just attending a worship service is enough to make you a good person, then consider this: the first crime was committed by a mad farmer right after church! 
February 10, 2017
As we continue to learn to fly by looking at those who fell, we see that Adam and Eve followed that same pattern of falling. Skip explains what that means for us as he wraps up the message “Falling Hard; Recovering Strong.” 
February 9, 2017
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Study through the Bible verse by verse. Host Skip Heitzig is senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

About Skip Heitzig

Skip Heitzig ministers to over 15,000 people as senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque. He reaches out to thousands across the nation and throughout the world through his multimedia ministry. He is the author of several books including The Bible from 30,000 Feet, Defying Normal, You Can Understand the Book of Revelation, and How to Study the Bible and Enjoy It. He has also published over two dozen booklets in the Lifestyle series, covering aspects of Christian living. He serves on several boards, including Samaritan's Purse and Harvest.

Skip and his wife, Lenya, and son and daughter-in-law, Nathan and Janaé, live in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Skip and Lenya are the proud grandparents of Seth Nathaniel and Kaydence Joy.

 

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