1 Kings 6 – 9
The temple was a place where God met with His people, and they could worship Him. God wants to be with us. As part of His plan to save people from sin, God sent Jesus to earth to be with people. When we trust in Jesus, He forgives us and is always with us.
Key Phrase & Passage
The Lord is a kind and loving God. – Exodus 34:6
Big Picture Question & Answer
What is mercy? Mercy is when God does not give us the punishment we deserve.