December 11: “What’s Love Got to Do With It?”

If you sense that there is more, so much more, to the Christian life than what you are experiencing, I can guarantee you 100% that you are right. Your adventure begins with the most important commandment that Jesus gave us.

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July 12: “The Two Greatest Commands”

10 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Joshua 16-17Psalms 148Jeremiah 8Matthew 22 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Matthew 22:37-40 (CSB): “He said to him, ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the greatest and most important command. The second is like it: […]

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May 27: “The Relationship Between Love and Obedience”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Numbers 36Psalm 80Isaiah 282 John 1 Today’s Bible Verse(s): 2 John 6 (CSB): “This is love: that we walk according to his commands. This is the command as you have heard it from the beginning: that you walk in love. ” Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): […]

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April 13: “Helping Those Who Cannot Help Themselves”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Leviticus 17 Psalms 20-21 Proverbs 31 1 Timothy 2 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “Speak up for those who have no voice, for the justice of all who are dispossessed. Speak up, judge righteously, and defend the cause of the oppressed and needy.” Proverbs 31:8-9 (CSB) Reflections on […]

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March 5: “Christians, and the Laws of Love”

7 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Numbers 4:1–5:31 Mark 12:18-37 Psalm 48:1-14 Proverbs 10:26 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Mark 12:29–31 (CSB): “Jesus answered, ‘The most important is ‘Listen, O Israel! The Lord our God, the Lord is one.’ ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and […]

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The Greatest Commandments

Looking at the Bible with all of its “dos” and don’ts” can be overwhelming. Jesus-followers should certainly spend much time in God’s Word familiarizing ourselves with its content so that we can live according to its teachings. But, it would sure help if there was a command or two that we could focus on, commands […]

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Why we must love each other

DAILY BIBLE READING:2 Samuel 4:1–6:23 John 13:31–14:14 Psalm 119:17-32 Proverbs 15:31-32 BIBLE VERSE(S) FOR TODAY:John 13:34-35 “I give you a new command: Love one another. Just as I have loved you, you are also to love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S):Following Jesus is difficult but […]

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Why God needs to be first place

DAILY BIBLE READING:Judges 9:22–10:18 Luke 24:13-53 Psalm 100:1-5 Proverbs 14:11-12BIBLE VERSE(S) FOR TODAY:Judges 10:14 (CSB) “Go and cry out to the gods you have chosen. Let them deliver you whenever you are oppressed.”REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S):In our Bible reading today, we came across a verse that told us what was going on in the hearts and actions of […]

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The Two Greatest Commands

TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Exodus 17:8-19:15 Matthew 22:34-23:12 Psalm 27:7-14 Proverbs 6:27-35 BIBLE VERSE(S) FOR TODAY: Matthew 22:37-40 “Jesus replied, ‘You must love the LORD your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. A second is equally important: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ The […]

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