July 29: “When It’s Appropriate to Flex Your Muscles”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Judges 12Acts 16Jeremiah 25Mark 11 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Acts 16:37 (CSB): “But Paul said to them, ‘They beat us in public without a trial, although we are Roman citizens, and threw us in jail. And now are they going to send us away secretly? Certainly not! On […]

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How to Endure Injustice

In my Bible reading this morning, I came across Matthew 5:38-42. This is a difficult passage to swallow. To theologians, it’s known as the lex talionis. To the rest of us, it’s known as the law of non-retaliation. “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a […]

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