March 25: “Become Like Jesus”

4 Minute Read Today’s Bible Reading: Deuteronomy 4:1-49Luke 6:39-7:10Psalm 68:1-18Proverbs 11:28 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Luke 6:40 (NLT): “Students are not greater than their teacher. But the student who is fully trained will become like the teacher.” Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): When we repent of our sins and self-rule and trust in Jesus to save […]

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March 10: “Are You a Good Person?”

None of us are morally good in God’s eyes. So, since only good/righteous people are admitted into Heaven, we need to find a righteousness outside of ourselves – in Jesus.

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October 27: “That Great Gettin’ Up Morning!”

Whether it is the Old Testament or the New, the saints were looking for the day when they would get to be with the Lord forever. Today, let’s listen to what Daniel had to say about arriving in our Heavenly home.

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October 3: “Requesting God’s Help in Our Pursuit of Holiness”

2 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Kings 6Ephesians 3Ezekiel 36Psalms 86 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Psalm 86:11 (CSB): “Teach me your way, LORD, and I will live by your truth. Give me an undivided mind to fear your name.” Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): Read back over the verse that I have […]

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August 17: “When You Sin, It’s Not You Who Sinned”

7 Minute Read + Scripture readings (If you want to listen to an audio version of today’s blog post, simply go to https://anchor.fm/mattellis1997, or search for “Reflections on Truth” by Matt Ellis wherever you download your favorite podcasts.) Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Samuel 9Romans 7Jeremiah 46Psalms 22 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Romans 7:20 (CSB): “Now if […]

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April 17: “Declare Me Innocent, God!”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Leviticus 21 Psalms 26-27 Ecclesiastes 4 1 Timothy 6 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “Vindicate me, LORD, because I have lived with integrity and have trusted in the LORD without wavering. Test me, LORD, and try me; examine my heart and mind. For your faithful love guides me, […]

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February 10: “One of the Joys of Being a Child of God”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Genesis 43 Mark 13 Job 9 Romans 13 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “Then Job answered: Yes, I know what you’ve said is true, but how can a person be justified before God?” Job 9:1-2 (CSB) Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): In the verses that I have chosen […]

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February 4: “I Am Completely Righteous!”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Genesis 37 Mark 7 Job 3 Romans 7 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “So now I am no longer the one doing it, but it is sin living in me.” Romans 7:17 (CSB) Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): I love the old hymns. I love them not only […]

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September 25: “You’re The Only ‘Jesus’ Some Will Ever See”

2 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Isaiah 45:11–48:11 Ephesians 4:1-16 Psalm 68:19-35 Proverbs 24:3-4 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Ephesians 4:1 (CSB): “Therefore I, the prisoner in the Lord, urge you to live worthy of the calling you have received,” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Our Verse for Today reminds us that salvation isn’t […]

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September 1: “If You Are Saved, You Aren’t Just Forgiven … You Are Perfect!”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Job 40:1-42:17 2 Corinthians 5:11-21 Psalm 45:1-17 Proverbs 22:14 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 2 Corinthians 5:21 (CSB): “He made the one who did not know sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): […]

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