January 16: “Trusting God When Evil Happens”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Genesis 17 Matthew 16 Nehemiah 6 Acts 16 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “From then on Jesus began to point out to his disciples that it was necessary for him to go to Jerusalem and suffer many things from the elders, chief priests, and scribes, be killed, and […]

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October 13: “Curses, Genealogies, the Virgin Birth, and a King”

7 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Jeremiah 22:1–23:20 2 Thessalonians 1:1-12 Psalm 83:1-18 Proverbs 25:11-14 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Jeremiah 22:30 (CSB): “This is what the Lord says: Record this man as childless, a man who will not be successful in his lifetime. None of his descendants will succeed in sitting on the […]

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July 15: “Who Is In Charge?”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Chronicles 19:1–21:30 Romans 2:25–3:8 Psalm 11:1-7 Proverbs 19:10-12 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Chronicles 21:1-2, 7 REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): In our Bible reading this morning, we were once again made aware that there is so much about our God that we cannot understand. His ways are so […]

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July 1: “Who’s Really in Control?”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Kings 18:13–19:37 Acts 21:1-17 Psalm 149:1-9 Proverbs 18:8 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Acts 21:14 (CSB): “Since he would not be persuaded, we said no more except, ‘The Lord’s will be done.’” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): “The Lord’s will be done.” That sounds like the words of a mature, […]

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June 21: “The Omni’s of God”

3 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Kings 1:1–2:25 Acts 13:42–14:7 Psalm 139:1-24 Proverbs 17:19-21 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Psalm 139:1 (CSB): “Lord, you have searched me and known me.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): When we speak of the omni’s of God, we are referring to His: Omniscience Omnipresence Omnipotence Omniscience: God knows all things […]

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May 3: “Whose Choice Is It?”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Judges 17:1–18:31 John 3:1-21 Psalm 104:1-23 Proverbs 14:20-21 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): John 3:18 (CSB): “Anyone who believes in him is not condemned, but anyone who does not believe is already condemned, because he has not believed in the name of the one and only Son of God.” REFLECTIONS ON […]

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March 15: “Does God Ever Change His Mind?”

10 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Numbers 22:21–23:30 Luke 1:57-80 Psalm 58:1-11 Proverbs 11:12-13 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Numbers 23:19 (CSB): “God is not a man, that he might lie, or a son of man, that he might change his mind. Does he speak and not act, or promise and not fulfill?” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE […]

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January 22: “How to Recover from Being Mistreated”

7 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Genesis 44:1–45:28 Matthew 14:13-36 Psalm 18:37-50 Proverbs 4:11-13 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Genesis 45:5 (CSB) “And now don’t be grieved or angry with yourselves for selling me here, because God sent me ahead of you to preserve life.” Genesis 45:8 (CSB) “Therefore it was not you who sent me here, […]

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Mindsets to Maintain Your Emotional Health When You Are Wronged

When someone hurts you deeply and then they seem to get away with it, don’t you sense within your heart that an injustice has happened? They did something wrong … and nothing is going to happen to them. Justice has not prevailed. That desire for justice isn’t wrong. In fact, it is one of the […]

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One Remedy for the Fear of Man

To one extent or another, virtually everyone has a fear of mankind. Maybe it shows up as stage-fright. Someone doesn’t want to do something public for fear that they will make a fool of themselves and others will watch and judge and maybe laugh. Maybe it shows up as the fear of stepping out to […]

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