December 24: “From Fear to Freedom”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Zechariah 6:1–7:14 Revelation 15:1-8 Psalm 143:1-12 Proverbs 30:24-28 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Psalm 143:2 (CSB): “Do not bring your servant into judgment, for no one alive is righteous in your sight.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): On its face, our Verse for Today sounds utterly hopeless. If […]

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November 28: “Avoiding a Strict Judgment”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Daniel 5:1-31 2 Peter 2:1-22 Psalm 119:113-128 Proverbs 28:19-20 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 2 Peter 2:21 (CSB): “For it would have been better for them not to have known the way of righteousness than, after knowing it, to turn back from the holy command delivered to them.” […]

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August 7: “Live Today for Jesus”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Ezra 4:24–6:22 1 Corinthians 3:5-23 Psalm 29:1-11 Proverbs 20:26-27 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Corinthians 3:12-13 (CSB): “If anyone builds on the foundation with gold, silver, costly stones, wood, hay, or straw, each one’s work will become obvious. For the day will disclose it, because it will […]

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July 31: “The Coming Day of Judgment”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Chronicles 29:1-36 Romans 14:1-23 Psalm 24:1-10 Proverbs 20:12 BIBLE VERSE(S) FOR TODAY: Romans 14:12 (CSB) “So then, each of us will give an account of himself to God.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): One day, God will judge everyone. The lost will be judged at […]

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July 30: “A Warning to Those Who Are Blessed”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Chronicles 26:1–28:27 Romans 13:1-14 Psalm 23:1-6 Proverbs 20:11 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 2 Chronicles 26:16 (CSB) “But when he became strong, he grew arrogant, and it led to his own destruction…” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): One of my very favorite passages in the Bible is […]

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July 11: “The Certainty and Uncertainty of God’s Judgment”

5 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Chronicles 11:1–12:18 Acts 28:1-31 Psalm 9:1-12 Proverbs 19:1-3 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Chronicles 12:17 (CSB): “David went out to meet them and said to them, ‘If you have come in peace to help me, my heart will be united with you, but if you have come to betray […]

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June 19: “R.G. Lee: ‘Payday Someday’”

3 Minute Read + link to sermon TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Kings 20:1–21:29 Acts 12:24–13:15 Psalm 137:1-9 Proverbs 17:16 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Kings 21:5-10 (CSB): “Then his wife Jezebel came to him and said to him, ‘Why are you so upset that you refuse to eat?’ ‘Because I spoke to Naboth the Jezreelite,’ he […]

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February 19: “Delighting in Justice”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Leviticus 7:28–9:6 Mark 3:31–4:25 Psalm 37:12-29 Proverbs 10:5 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Psalm 37:12–13 (CSB): “The wicked person schemes against the righteous and gnashes his teeth at him. The Lord laughs at him because he sees that his day is coming.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): If we are completely […]

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January 18: “Restoring the Sinner”

6 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Genesis 37:1–38:30 Matthew 12:22-45 Psalm 16:1-11 Proverbs 3:27-32 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Genesis 38:24 (CSB) “About three months later Judah was told, ‘Your daughter-in-law, Tamar, has been acting like a prostitute, and now she is pregnant.’ ‘Bring her out,’ Judah said, ‘and let her be burned to death!’” REFLECTIONS ON […]

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January 17: “Awaiting Justice”

TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Genesis 35:1–36:43 Matthew 12:1-21 Psalm 15:1-5 Proverbs 3:21-26 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 3:25-26 (CSB) “Do not be afraid of sudden terror or of the ruin of the wicked, when it comes, for the LORD will be your confidence and will keep your foot from being caught.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): As […]

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