5/26/22

Good morning! Text:  Philippians; Proverbs 29:15-27 I am finding it more and more difficult to interact with the daily news.  The political discourse is …

5/25/22

Good morning! Text:  1 Samuel 29-31; Proverbs 29:1-14 When David’s temporary headquarters town, Ziklag, is overrun and plundered by the Amalekites, David …

5/17/22

Good morning! Text:  1 Samuel 7-9; Proverbs 25:15-28 After the season of limited national leadership in the Book of Judges, the people of Israel begin to clamor …

5/16/22

Good morning! Text:  1 Samuel 4-6; Proverbs 25:1-14 In 1 Samuel 4-6 we read the story of the loss and recovery of the ark.  The Israelites take the ark into battle, …

5/13/22

Good morning! Text:  Ephesians 4-6; Proverbs 24:1-22 These three chapters in Ephesians are a great synopsis of what the Christian life is to be.  …

5/12/22

Good morning! Text: Ephesians 1-3; Proverbs 23:19-35 Ephesians Chapter 3 includes a prayer by the author, Paul, for the people of the Church at Ephesus.  In part, he …

5/10/22

Good morning! Text: Romans 14-16; Proverbs 22:17-29. In chapters 15 and 16 of Romans, an expression repeats itself; “…the God of…”.  In 15:5 He …

5/9/22

Good morning! Text:  Romans 12-13; Proverbs 22:1-16. Wow!  So much content here from God’s Word. Romans 13:12 is my catch of the day; “The night …

5/6/22

Good morning! Text:  Romans 6-8; Proverbs 21:1-16 Romans is remarkably dense, filled to the brim with theological truth.  It is worthy of careful …

5/5/22

Good Morning! Text:  Romans 4-5 and Proverbs 20:16-30 The opening verses of Romans 5 are a beautiful summary portrait of the Christian life: …since we have …

5/4/22

Good morning! Text: Romans 1-3; Proverbs 20:1-15 Romans is a very important book of the Bible, rich in the doctrine of our Christian faith.  In the introduction, …

5/3/22

Good morning! Text:  Judges 19-21; Proverbs 19:15-29 While we have been reading the wild stories of Judges, we have also been taking in Proverbs. The Book …

5/2/22

Good morning! Text: Judges 16-18; Proverbs 19:1-14 The story of the man named Micah is fascinating.  He steals a bunch of silver from his mother.  …

5/1/22

Good morning! Text: Judges 13-15; Proverbs 18 In Judges 13 we find the opening of the story of Samson, memorable from Sunday school days for …

4/29/22

Good morning! Today is a reflection day. Our Bible reading schedule gets through the entire Book in a year.  The plan has “reflection days” which allow …

4/26/22

Good morning! Text:  Judges 4-6; Psalm 69:19-36 The story of Gideon is a personal favorite.  The Midianites have been oppressing Israel for years, …

4/25/22

Good morning! Text:  Judges 1-3; Psalm 69:1-18 The time of the judges in Israel provides a study in human sin in the lives of people who ought to know better.  The pattern …

4/23/22

Good morning! Text:  Matthew 23-25;  Psalm 67 In Matthew 25, Jesus tells the parable of the talents.  In the story, a man goes away and leaves his money (“talents”) in the care …

4/16/22

Good morning! Text: Matthew 5-7; Psalm 61. There’s a year’s worth of daily devotionals in the Sermon on the Mount, today’s reading!  In 5:13 we read: “You are the salt …

4/15/22

Good morning! Text:  Matthew 1-4; Psalm 60 In Matthew’s account of Jesus’ birth, we read clearly of how the virgin birth fulfills the words of the prophet …

4/13/22

Good morning! Text:  Joshua 22-24; Psalm 59 Joshua 24:15 is an obvious place to take pause and reflect in today’s reading.  The words are familiar …

4/9/22

Good morning! Text: Joshua 10-12;  Psalm 55 In Joshua 10 we find the account of a big battle with the Amorites.  The Lord intervenes on behalf of …