June 15: “Contagious, Courageous Christianity”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Deuteronomy 20Psalms 107Isaiah 47Revelation 17 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Deuteronomy 20:8 (CSB): “The officers will continue to address the army and say, ‘Is there any man who is afraid or cowardly? Let him leave and return home, so that his brothers won’t lose heart as he did.’” […]

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10 Bible Passages to Combat Anxiety

If I am fearful and anxious, it didn’t come from God. Instead, He offers me the mental habits of a confident, happy, peaceful life. 2 Timothy 1:7 (CSB): “For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but one of power, love, and sound judgment.”   I will pray instead of worrying so that […]

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April 11: “Fearing People or Trusting the Lord”

7 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Leviticus 15 Psalms 18 Proverbs 29 2 Thessalonians 3 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “The fear of mankind is a snare, but the one who trusts in the LORD is protected.” Proverbs 29:25 (CSB) Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): Have you ever known a person who was afraid […]

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March 21: “The Coronavirus and the Cross”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Exodus 32 John 11 Proverbs 8 Ephesians 1 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me, even if he dies, will live. Everyone who lives and believes in me will never die. Do you […]

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December 13: “Do You Trust God or Fear People?”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Obadiah 1:1-21 Revelation 4:1-11 Psalm 132:1-18 Proverbs 29:24-25 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 29:25 (CSB): “The fear of mankind is a snare, but the one who trusts in the LORD is protected.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Our Verse for Today calls us to reflect seriously on […]

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September 15: “He Who Fears God Fears No Man”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Isaiah 19:1–21:17 Galatians 2:1-16 Psalm 59:1-17 Proverbs 23:13-14 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Galatians 2:11–12 (CSB): “But when Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face because he stood condemned. For he regularly ate with the Gentiles before certain men came from James. However, when they […]

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September 12: “A Cure for Fear”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Isaiah 10:1–11:16 2 Corinthians 12:11-21 Psalm 56:1-13 Proverbs 23:6-8 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Psalm 56:3–4 (CSB): “When I am afraid, I will trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?” […]

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July 27: “Fasting for a Spiritual Breakthrough”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Chronicles 19:1–20:37 Romans 10:14–11:12 Psalm 21:1-13 Proverbs 20:4-6 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 2 Chronicles 20:3-4 (CSB) “Jehoshaphat was afraid, and he resolved to seek the Lord. Then he proclaimed a fast for all Judah, who gathered to seek the Lord. They even came from all the cities of Judah to seek […]

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July 21: “What Does ‘The Fear of the Lord’ Mean?”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Chronicles 4:1–6:11 Romans 7:1-13 Psalm 17:1-15 Proverbs 19:22-23 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 19:23 (CSB) ” The fear of the Lord leads to life; one will sleep at night without danger.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): My family visited the North Rim of the Grand Canyon in northern Arizona two years ago. The […]

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February 4: “To Fear God or Not to Fear God”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Exodus 19:16–21:21 Matthew 23:13-39 Psalm 28:1-9 Proverbs 7:1-5 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Exodus 20:20 (CSB) “Moses responded to the people, ‘Don’t be afraid, for God has come to test you, so that you will fear him and will not sin.’” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): You gotta admit that Moses’ […]

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