This message was given by Pastor Jonathan Stobbs as he continued his evening series in the book of 1 Samuel. Why did Israel lose the Ark to the Philistines? In this message, Pastor Stobbs looks at the sin of the Israelites as they handle the Ark of God like a cheap talisman. He looks at Defeat, Devastation, and Death. Yet, offers reassuring words that in the midst of this human chaos, God was still in control, and even through these tragic events, His purposes would be fulfilled.
Pastor Jonathan Stobbs was appointed to the pastorate at Penzance Baptist Church in January 2008. He is committed to the consecutive expository preaching of God‚Äôs Word.
He is married to Jenna and they have three older children.
Jonathan has also been privileged to preach...