October 7: “Forgiving Others as Jesus Forgives Us”

Colossians 3:13 (NLT): “Make allowance for each other’s faults, and forgive anyone who offends you. Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others.”

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October 6: “Jesus in You”

Colossians 2:9-10 (NLT): “For in Christ lives all the fullness of God in a human body. So you also are complete through your union with Christ, who is the head over every ruler and authority.”

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July 23: “The Spirit-Filled Life”

Romans 8:9 (NLT): “But you are not controlled by your sinful nature. You are controlled by the Spirit if you have the Spirit of God living in you. (And remember that those who do not have the Spirit of Christ living in them do not belong to him at all.)”

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October 13: “The Bible and Being Spirit-Filled”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Kings 16Colossians 3Ezekiel 46Psalms 102 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Colossians 3:16 (CSB): “Let the word of Christ dwell richly among you, in all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another through psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.” Reflections on Today’s […]

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October 12: “God in Jesus in Me”

2 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Kings 15Colossians 2Ezekiel 45Psalms 99-101 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Colossians 2:9–10 (CSB): “For the entire fullness of God’s nature dwells bodily in Christ, and you have been filled by him, who is the head over every ruler and authority.” Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): I’m not […]

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September 26: “Our Life in Christ”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 2 Samuel 22Galatians 2Ezekiel 29Psalms 78:1-37 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Galatians 2:20 (CSB): “I have been crucified with Christ, and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who […]

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August 18: “The Spirit-Filled Life”

6 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 10Romans 8Jeremiah 47Psalms 23-24 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Romans 8:8-9 (CSB) “Those who […]

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October 7: “Relying Upon Jesus’ Strength To Do the Impossible”

4 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Jeremiah 8:8–9:26 Colossians 3:1-17 Psalm 78:32-55 Proverbs 24:27 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Colossians 3:13 (CSB): “bearing with one another and forgiving one another if anyone has a grievance against another. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you are also to forgive.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE […]

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September 16: “Finding Our Life in Jesus”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Isaiah 22:1–24:23 Galatians 2:17–3:9 Psalm 60:1-12 Proverbs 23:15-16 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Galatians 2:20 (CSB): “I have been crucified with Christ, and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of […]

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July 23: “What Does It Mean to Be ‘In The Spirit?’”

5 Minute Read TODAY’S BIBLE READING: 2 Chronicles 8:11–10:19 Romans 8:9-25 Psalm 18:16-36 Proverbs 19:26 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Romans 8:8-9 (CSB) “Those who are in the flesh cannot please God. You, however, are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God lives in you. If anyone does not have the Spirit of […]

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