October 15: “Mount Carmel”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Kings 181 Thessalonians 1Ezekiel 48Psalms 104 Today’s Bible Verse(s): 1 Kings 18:20–21 (CSB): “So Ahab summoned all the Israelites and gathered the prophets at Mount Carmel. Then Elijah approached all the people and said, ‘How long will you waver between two opinions? If the Lord […]

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August 31: “David, King Saul, and En Gedi”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings, pictures, and videos Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Samuel 241 Corinthians 5Ezekiel 3Psalms 39 Today’s Bible Verse(s): 1 Samuel 24:3 (CSB): “When Saul returned from pursuing the Philistines, he was told, ‘David is in the wilderness near En-gedi.’” Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): Once again, the Bible came alive as […]

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July 23: “Caesarea and Joppa”

8 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Judges 6Acts 10Jeremiah 19Mark 5 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Acts 10:1 (CSB): “There was a man in Caesarea named Cornelius, a centurion of what was called the Italian Regiment.” Acts 10:5-6 (CSB): “Now send men to Joppa and call for Simon, who is also named Peter. He […]

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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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I Just Published My First Book! #Excited

While I am waiting to publish a serious book that is presently getting edited and designed, I wanted to publish an easy-to-read book that provided some lite, enjoyable reading. So, I wrote a book (with plenty of pictures and videos) of our trip to Israel. Here is the book brief description as it appears on […]

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June 17: “A View from Mount Carmel”

4 Minute Read + pictures and a video TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Kings 18:1-46 Acts 11:1-30 Psalm 135:1-21 Proverbs 17:12-13 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Kings 18:20-21 (CSB): “So Ahab summoned all the Israelites and gathered the prophets at Mount Carmel. Then Elijah approached all the people and said, ‘How long will you waver between two […]

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June 15: “Caesarea and Joppa”

6 Minute Read + pictures and videos TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Kings 14:1–15:24 Acts 10:1-23 Psalm 133:1-3 Proverbs 17:7-8 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Acts 10:1 (CSB): “There was a man in Caesarea named Cornelius, a centurion of what was called the Italian Regiment.” Acts 10:5-6 (CSB): “Now send men to Joppa and call for Simon, who […]

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May 19: “King Saul, David, and En-Gedi”

4 Minute Read + videos and pictures TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Samuel 24:1–25:44 John 10:22-42 Psalm 116:1-19 Proverbs 15:20-21 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Samuel 24:3 (CSB): “When Saul returned from pursuing the Philistines, he was told, ‘David is in the wilderness near En-gedi.’ “ REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Once again, the Bible came alive […]

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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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March 20: “Where They Tried to Throw Jesus Off a Cliff”

8 Minute Read + pictures and a video TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Numbers 30:1–31:54 Luke 4:1-30 Psalm 63:1-11 Proverbs 11:20-21 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Luke 4:28-30 (CSB): “When they heard this, everyone in the synagogue was enraged. They got up, drove him out of town, and brought him to the edge of the hill that their town […]

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