Bible Old Testament: Test 3
God is at work to restore His fallen creatures.
Yahweh delivers His people and enters into a special relationship with them.
A relationship with a holy God requires holiness.
God leads His people effectively.
God deserves the total devotion of His people.
God will keep His promises to His people, but they must fulfill their own responsibilities.
God's people repeatedly fail Him, yet He remains faithful to them.
God providentially rewards sacrificial loyalty.
Yahweh is the ultimate Ruler over His people.
The word of the sovereign Lord will surely be fulfilled.
Yahweh prospers those who see Him but punishes those who forsake Him.
God will restore His suffering people, but they must maintain holiness.
God providentially protects His people from their enemies.
God is the only source of true wisdom.
God is worthy of the worship of His people.
Wisdom is necessary in every area of life and can be obtained only through the fear of the Lord.
Only a right relationship with God brings satisfaction in life.
Song of Solomon
The intimacy of marriage is a delightful gift from God.
God's chastening is sorrowful, but He is ever faithful.
The Holy One of Isarael is the only reliable object of trust.
Sin brings destructive judgement, but hope remains through Yahweh's New Covenant.
The goal of judgment and restoration is a proper understanding of Yahweh in all His glory.
God's kingdom is supreme and will ultimately triumph.
God loves His adulterous people with persevering love.
The coming Day of the Lord demands repentance.
God must punish His people for their social and religious sins.
God will utterly humble those who proudly oppose His people.
God is sovereign in salvation.
God must judge His sinful people, but He will restore them to a glorious kingdom.
Yahweh will take vengeance on all His enemies.
God's people must live by implicit faith in His character.
The Day of the Lord is severe, but God will restore a remnant.
God's work must come first.
There is always hope because of the Messiah and His coming kingdom.
God rejects superficial worship.