February 18: “How to Make Wise Decisions”

Some decisions in life are so important that we dare not get them wrong. As we look to Jesus, we see very helpful principles we can appropriate as we seek to make wise decisions.

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October 23: “From Chaos to Calm”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 2 Kings 41 Timothy 1Daniel 8Psalms 116 Today’s Bible Verse(s): 2 Kings 4:9–10 (CSB): “Then she said to her husband, ‘I know that the one who often passes by here is a holy man of God, so let’s make a small, walled-in upper room and put […]

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August 2: “When God Leaves Us”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Chronicles 32:1–33:13 Romans 15:23–16:9 Psalm 25:16-22 Proverbs 20:16-18 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 2 Chronicles 32:31 (CSB) “When the ambassadors of Babylon’s rulers were sent to him to inquire about the miraculous sign that happened in the land, God left him to test him and discover what was in his […]

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I’m Taking a Sabbatical

8 Minute Read My last Sunday at Westside Baptist Church was a few days ago. I started emptying my study on Monday (Memorial Day) and finished yesterday. I am now officially between jobs and will be so for the next 3 1/2 weeks. I’ve heard of other pastors taking sabbaticals and have often wished that […]

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February 28: “O Be Careful, Little Mouth, What You Say”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Leviticus 22:17–23:44 Mark 9:30–10:12 Psalm 44:1-8 Proverbs 10:19 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 10:19 (CSB): “When there are many words, sin is unavoidable, but the one who controls his lips is prudent.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): As I was reading through Today’s Bible Readings, I saw a couple of […]

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