March 18: “On Throwing Stones at Someone”

7 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Exodus 29 John 8 Proverbs 5 Galatians 4 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “When they persisted in questioning him, he stood up and said to them, ‘The one without sin among you should be the first to throw a stone at her.’” John 8:7 (CSB) Reflections on Today’s […]

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September 4: “The Sin Of Slander”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Ecclesiastes 7:1–9:18 2 Corinthians 7:8-16 Psalm 48:1-14 Proverbs 22:17-19 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Ecclesiastes 7:21–22 (CSB): “Don’t pay attention to everything people say, or you may hear your servant cursing you, for in your heart you know that many times you yourself have cursed others.” REFLECTIONS ON […]

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June 13: “What’s So Bad About Listening to Gossip?”

7 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Kings 11:1–12:19 Acts 9:1-25 Psalm 131:1-3 Proverbs 17:4-5 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 17:4 (CSB): “A wicked person listens to malicious talk; a liar pays attention to a destructive tongue.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): The verse I have chosen as Today’s Bible Verse should have lights flashing, sirens […]

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June 9: “A Word on Gossip”

4 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 1 Kings 5:1–6:38 Acts 7:1-29 Psalm 127:1-5 Proverbs 16:28-30 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 16:28 (CSB): “A contrary person spreads conflict, and a gossip separates close friends.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Gossip is the language of cowards. It hides in the shadows and hopes that the one being discussed […]

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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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On Slandering a Pastor

I listened to some podcasts as I got ready this morning. This has been my general practice for quite a while. I find that it helps me to make use of time that might ordinarily be wasted. One of the podcasts I listened to this morning was “Love Worth Finding on Oneplace.com.” Pastor Adrian Rogers […]

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