February 25: “Kill Sin In Your Life and Pursue Jesus”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Exodus 8 Luke 11 Job 25-26 1 Corinthians 12 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “When an unclean spirit comes out of a person, it roams through waterless places looking for rest, and not finding rest, it then says, ‘I’ll go back to my house that I came from.’ […]

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February 23: “Defeating Temptation”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Exodus 6 Luke 9 Job 23 1 Corinthians 10 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “No temptation has come upon you except what is common to humanity. But God is faithful; he will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation he […]

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September 7: “Getting Our Happiness Back”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Song of Songs 5:1–8:14 2 Corinthians 9:1-15 Psalm 51:1-19 Proverbs 22:24-25 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Psalm 51:12 (CSB): “Restore the joy of your salvation to me, and sustain me by giving me a willing spirit.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Psalm 51 is rugged and honest. David, […]

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August 15: “Defeating Temptation”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Nehemiah 9:22–10:39 1 Corinthians 9:19–10:13 Psalm 34:1-10 Proverbs 21:13 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): 1 Corinthians 10:13 (CSB) “No temptation has come upon you except what is common to humanity. But God is faithful; he will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with […]

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June 12: “The Value of Feeling the Pain of Sin”

8 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Kings 9:1–10:29 Acts 8:14-40 Psalm 130:1-8 Proverbs 17:2-3 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Psalm 130:1 (CSB): “Out of the depths I call to you, LORD!” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Pain can be a blessing. Some may scratch their head in bewilderment at that statement, but it’s true. God has […]

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May 17: “Do Bad Things Happen Because of Sin?”

5 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Samuel 20:1–21:15 John 9:1-41 Psalms 113:1–114:8 Proverbs 15:15-17 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): John 9:1-3 (CSB): “As he was passing by, he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him: ‘Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?’ ‘Neither this man nor his […]

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April 12: “When Others Are Hurt Because of Our Sin”

9 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Joshua 5:1–7:15 Luke 15:1-32 Psalm 81:1-16 Proverbs 13:1 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Joshua 7:1 (CSB): “The Israelites, however, were unfaithful regarding the things set apart for destruction. Achan son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of what was set apart, and […]

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April 9: “Why Do Bad Things Happen?”

8 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Deuteronomy 33:1-29 Luke 13:1-21 Psalm 78:65-72 Proverbs 12:25 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Luke 13:2 (CSB): “And he responded to them, ‘Do you think that these Galileans were more sinful than all the other Galileans because they suffered these things?’” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Over and over in Scripture we […]

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March 23: “One Mindset that Attracts Jesus”

2 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Numbers 36:1—Deuteronomy 1:46 Luke 5:29–6:11 Psalm 66:1-20 Proverbs 11:24-26 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Luke 5:31-32 (NLT): “Jesus answered them, ‘Healthy people don’t need a doctor — sick people do. I have come to call not those who think they are righteous, but those who know they are sinners and need […]

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March 10: “One Powerful Motivation to Pursue Holiness”

5 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Numbers 14:1–15:16 Mark 14:53-72 Psalm 53:1-6 Proverbs 11:4 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Numbers 14:18 (CSB): “The LORD is slow to anger and abounding in faithful love, forgiving iniquity and rebellion. But he will not leave the guilty unpunished, bringing the consequences of the fathers’ iniquity on the children to the […]

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