June 28: “Exploring Capernaum … and the World of the Bible”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Deuteronomy 33-34Psalms 119:145-176Isaiah 60Matthew 8 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Matthew 8:5-6 (CSB): “When he entered Capernaum, a centurion came to him, pleading with him, ‘Lord, my servant is lying at home paralyzed, in terrible agony.’” Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): I know that it is relatively expensive […]

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May 9: “A First-Hand Look at the Sea of Galilee”

4 Minute Read + pictures and videos TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Samuel 5:1–7:17 John 6:1-21 Psalm 106:13-31 Proverbs 14:32-33 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): John 6:1-3 (CSB): “After this, Jesus crossed the Sea of Galilee (or Tiberias). A huge crowd was following him because they saw the signs that he was performing by healing the sick. Jesus […]

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February 16: “Where Did the Apostle Peter Live?”

  10 Minute Read + pictures and videos TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Leviticus 1:1–3:17 Mark 1:29–2:12 Psalm 35:17-28 Proverbs 9:13-18 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Mark 1:29 (CSB): “As soon as they left the synagogue, they went into Simon (Peter) and Andrew’s house with James and John.” Mark 2:1 (CSB): “When he entered Capernaum again after some days, […]

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Our Trip to Israel: Capernaum

There are a LOT of references to Capernaum in the Gospels because Jesus came here a lot. In fact, this town essentially became His home when the folks at Nazareth rejected Him. One place we visited was the ruins of the synagogue. After all, we are told that Jesus taught here. Mark 1:21 “And they […]

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