10/5/22

Good morning! Text:  Jeremiah 25-27; Isaiah 19 Jeremiah writes terrifying prophetic words about the impending reign of Babylon over Judah.  Jerusalem and the temple will be …

10/3/22

Good morning! Text:  Jeremiah 19-21; Isaiah 17 Jeremiah 21 brings a conundrum.  The prophet is speaking to the king, Zedekiah, saying that the Lord is turning …

10/1/22

Good morning! Text: Jeremiah 13-15; Isaiah 15 Jeremiah brings difficult words to his people.  He lives in terrible days, as the sin of God’s people in Judah has …

9/25/22

Good morning! Text:  Jeremiah 1-3; Isaiah 11 As we read of Jeremiah the prophet’s introduction and calling, we read these amazing words: “Before I …

9/17/22

Good morning! Text: Job 25-27; Isaiah 4 Job’s three friends have all brought Job the same answer to the question, “Why suffering?”  They all …

9/15/22

Good morning! Text:  Job 19-21; Isaiah 2 The prophet Isaiah speaks truth to the sin of the people of ancient Israel, warning of judgment.  At the same …

9/9/22

Good morning! Text:  Job 4-6; Psalm 119:161-176 I wrote earlier that some consider Job the most intellectually challenging book in the Bible.  As we get …

9/8/22

Good morning! Text: Job 1-3; Psalm 119:145-160 Job is characterized as the most intellectually challenging books of the Bible.  Many scholars also believe it …

9/6/22

Good morning! Text:  2 Timothy; Psalm 119:129-144 I am always delighted when God’s Word says something fresh and new when I read.  In the opening …

9/5/22

Good morning! Text:  Esther 8-10; Psalm 119:113-128 The Book of Esther is unique in the Bible in that God is never mentioned – not even once.  …

9/3/22

Good morning! Text:  Esther 1-3; Psalm 119:81-96 Even reading a familiar story in the Bible can bring us new truth.  In today’s reading from Esther, …

9/1/22

Good morning! Text:  1 Timothy 1-3; Psalm 119:49-64. The two letters to Timothy are important for us as they give clear instructions about leadership …

8/29/22

Good morning! Text:  Today is a reflection day When the Book of the Law is read aloud in the presence of the assembly of all Israel, it has a …

8/27/22

Good morning! Text:  Nehemiah 8-10; Psalm 119:17-32 When the Book of the Law is read aloud in the presence of the assembly of all Israel, it has a profound …

8/26/22

Good morning! Text:  Nehemiah 4-7; Psalm 119:1-16 I love the story of Nehemiah leading the people as they rebuild the walls of Jerusalem, and have studied …

8/25/22

Good morning! Text:  Nehemiah 1-3; Psalm 118:15-29 The book of Nehemiah chronicles the rebuilding of the city wall of Jerusalem.  Nehemiah is the leader of the effort. When he …

8/23/22

Good morning! Text:  Ezra 5-7; Psalm 117. Yesterday in Ezra we saw how the adversary was able to get work rebuilding the temple stopped.  As we …

8/22/22

Good morning! Text:  Ezra 1-4; Psalm 116 Ezra brings the account of the rebuilding of the temple after the exile in Babylon.  Just as prophesied by Isaiah, and in accordance with timing in the Word of …