November 9: “Children and Credibility”

7 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Ezekiel 20:1-49 Hebrews 9:11-28 Psalm 107:1-43 Proverbs 27:11 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 27:11 (CSB): “Be wise, my son, and bring my heart joy, so that I can answer anyone who taunts me.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Many have joked about “Preacher’s Kids” (PKs) for years. […]

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November 1: “Who Do You Listen To?”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Ezekiel 1:1–3:15 Hebrews 3:1-19 Psalm 104:1-23 Proverbs 26:24-26 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Ezekiel 2:5 (CSB): “Whether they listen or refuse to listen — for they are a rebellious house — they will know that a prophet has been among them.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): When I […]

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October 26: “The Stress But Necessity of Leadership”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Jeremiah 49:23–50:46 Titus 1:1-16 Psalms 97:1–98:9 Proverbs 26:13-16 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Jeremiah 50:6–7 (CSB): “My people were lost sheep; their shepherds led them astray, guiding them the wrong way in the mountains. They wandered from mountain to hill; they forgot their resting place. Whoever found them […]

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October 25: “The Primary Duty of a Pastor”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Jeremiah 48:1–49:22 2 Timothy 4:1-22 Psalms 95:1–96:13 Proverbs 26:9-12 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 2 Timothy 4:1–2 (CSB): “I solemnly charge you before God and Christ Jesus, who is going to judge the living and the dead, and because of his appearing and his kingdom: Preach the word; […]

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October 20: “Instructions for Pastors and Their Congregations”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Jeremiah 35:1–36:32 1 Timothy 5:1-25 Psalm 89:14-37 Proverbs 25:25-27 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Timothy 5:17–20 (CSB): “The elders who are good leaders are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching. For the Scripture says: Do not muzzle […]

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“Put The Oxygen Mask On Yourself Before Placing It On Your Children”

If you have ever boarded an airplane and prepared for the flight, you know that the stewards and stewardesses give the same exact safety lecture as the plane is being backed away from the terminal. At one point, they say that if the cabin experiences a drastic decrease in pressure, oxygen masks will drop from […]

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June 28: “A Gracious Way to Correct a Bible Preacher or Teacher”

9 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Kings 13:1–14:29 Acts 18:23–19:12 Psalm 146:1-10 Proverbs 18:2-3 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Acts 18:24-26 (CSB): “Now a Jew named Apollos, a native Alexandrian, an eloquent man who was competent in the use of the Scriptures, arrived in Ephesus. He had been instructed in the way of the Lord; and […]

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June 8: “What Is a Pastor’s Primary Duties?”

13 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Kings 3:3–4:34 Acts 6:1-15 Psalm 126:1-6 Proverbs 16:26-27 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Acts 6:4 (CSB): “But we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): If you were to ask the average Christian in our churches what a pastor’s responsibilities […]

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May 23: “The Wolves Among Us”

10 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Samuel 2:12–3:39 John 13:1-30 Psalm 119:1-16 Proverbs 15:29-30 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): John 13:21-25 (CSB): “When Jesus had said this, he was troubled in his spirit and testified, ‘Truly I tell you, one of you will betray me.’ The disciples started looking at one another — uncertain which one he […]

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May 12: “Old Testament Prophets and New Testament Pastors”

10 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Samuel 12:1–13:23 John 7:1-30 Psalm 108:1-13 Proverbs 15:4 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Samuel 12:23 (CSB): “As for me, I vow that I will not sin against the LORD by ceasing to pray for you. I will teach you the good and right way.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): […]

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