April 16: “A Story of Passion and Conquest”

When others shrink from trusting in God to do what He has promised in His Word He will do, we should stand upon those promises and trust Him. Only then will people take God seriously and realize that He is capable of doing great things through His people.

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April 18: “Prayer’s Fuel”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Leviticus 22 Psalms 28-29 Ecclesiastes 5 2 Timothy 1 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “LORD, I call to you; my rock, do not be deaf to me. If you remain silent to me, I will be like those going down to the Pit. Listen to the sound of […]

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January 31: “Wrestling With God”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Genesis 32 Mark 3 Esther 8 Romans 3 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until daybreak… But Jacob said, ‘I will not let you go unless you bless me.’ … Jacob then named the place Peniel, ‘For I have seen […]

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December 12: “Be Passionate About Jesus … or Sin!”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Amos 7:1–9:15 Revelation 3:7-22 Psalm 131:1-3 Proverbs 29:23 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Revelation 3:15-16 (CSB): “I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish that you were cold or hot. So, because you are lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, I am going […]

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A Dad Post

(Dad Post: Where a dad takes the opportunity to brag on one of his kids.) In some ways, last night was a disaster. A football team from Union County drove a couple hours to give us a good ol’ fashioned spankin’ on our own turf. The loss was embarrassing and something we all want to […]

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Be Passionate about Jesus or Sin!

TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Amos 7:1–9:15 Revelation 3:7-22 Psalm 131:1-3 Proverbs 29:23 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Revelation 3:15-16 (ESV) “I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were either cold or hot! So, because you are lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, I will spit you out of my mouth.” REFLECTIONS ON […]

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God’s attraction to passionate people

One Biblical principle that I have particularly noticed over the last year of Bible reading is this: God is especially attracted to folks who are passionate. Here are just a few places in Scripture where this point is noted… God engaged in an all-night wresting match with a passionate Jacob (Genesis 32:22-32). Among his 12 […]

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