October 5: “The Blessing of Marital Roles”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Kings 8Ephesians 5Ezekiel 38Psalms 89 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Ephesians 5:22-24 (CSB): “Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord, because the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church. He is the Savior of the body. Now […]

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September 7: “Christians and Those in Authority”

5 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 2 Samuel 11 Corinthians 12Ezekiel 10Psalm 49 Today’s Bible Verse(s): 2 Samuel 1:14 (CSB): “David questioned him, ‘How is it that you were not afraid to lift your hand to destroy the Lord’s anointed?’” Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): The verse I have chosen for today […]

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August 19: “Are You Desperate for the Lord?”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: 1 Samuel 11Romans 9Jeremiah 48Psalms 25 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Psalm 25:4–5 (CSB): “Make your ways known to me, Lord; teach me your paths. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are the God of my salvation; I wait for you all day long.” […]

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August 10: “The Blessings of Faithfulness to the Lord”

5 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: Ruth 3-4Acts 28Jeremiah 38Psalms 11-12 Today’s Bible Verse(s): Ruth 4:18–22 (CSB): “Now these are […]

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May 16: “A Husband’s and Wife’s Role in a Christian Marriage”

9 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Numbers 25 Psalms 68 Isaiah 15 1 Peter 3 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “Husbands, in the same way, live with your wives in an understanding way, as with a weaker partner, showing them honor as coheirs of the grace of life, so that your prayers will not […]

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February 14: “The Cost and Reward of Submission to God”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Genesis 47 Luke 1:1-38 Job 13 1 Corinthians 1 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “‘I am the Lord’s servant,’ said Mary. ‘May it be done to me according to your word.’ Then the angel left her.” Luke 1:38 (CSB) Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): The story of Luke […]

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February 13: “Participating in Satan’s Final Defeat”

6 Minute Read + Scripture readings Today’s Bible Reading: Genesis 46 Mark 16 Job 12 Romans 16 Today’s Bible Verse(s): “The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you.” Romans 16:20 (CSB) Reflections on Today’s Bible Verse(s): Kim and I recently had a group […]

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