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March 31,2021

Suggested Reading: Psalm 133:1–3 Let your reasonableness be known to everyone.—Philippians 4:4 I find it interesting, compelling, and no mere coincidence that Paul would follow his exhortation of Christian duty, regarding holy joy and rejoicing in the Lord, with this line. Does this mean then, reasonableness should also be categorized […]

March 30,2021

Suggested Reading: Psalm 16:1-11 I rejoiced in the Lord greatly—Philippians 4:10 We are called by God to rejoice. Rejoicing is a high call because it is not a natural state of mind or heart, and certainly the world is not rejoicing—not in the Lord, or the right things, at any […]

March 29,2021

Suggested Reading: Hebrews 12:1-17 Looking to Jesus, the founder and perfector of our faith—Hebrews 12:2 In Galatians 3:3 the Apostle Paul asks those belonging to the Church in Galatia and now us also; “Having begun by the Spirit, are you now being perfected by the flesh?” What a wonderfully profound […]

March 28,2021

Suggested Reading: Romans 12:1-2 A gentle tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness in it breaks the spirit.”—Proverbs 15:4 “The tree of life” is an often-repeated phrase in the Book of Proverbs. It refers to the Gospel that is spoken into a life. A Gospel that brings health, healing, […]

March 27,2021

Suggested Reading: Proverbs 14:30 Blessed are the people whose God is the LORD!—Psalm 144:15 What a good word from David! In some translations this verse says “happy” are they whose God is the LORD! Either way, happy or blessed, the message is the same: people who have made and make […]

March 26,2021

Suggested Reading: Hebrews 13:6 For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, “Abba! Father!”—Romans 8:15 Have you noticed as you are reading your Bible, that God does not counsel us […]

March 25, 2021

Suggested Reading: Isaiah 43:1-7 Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name.—Isaiah 43:1 The need to be known and the sense of belonging is important in this life and great big world we live in. Our emotional health is increased, our mental health is supported, […]

March 24, 2021

Suggested Reading: 2 Thessalonians 3:6-18 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus—Philippians 3:14 Paul certainly had a way with words! What an eloquent way of saying “don’t get so caught up in the day-to-day or life on earth, that […]

March 23, 2021

Suggested Reading: John 3:1-21 That you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.—I Peter 2:9 Nicodemus was not only a Pharisee but a member of the Jewish ruling council. Their take on Jesus was he must have been a prophet, whom […]

March 22,2021

Suggested Reading: Hebrews 4:11-13 To you, O Lord do I lift up my soul—Psalm 25:1 The day ended up being perfect for getting some much-needed yard work done. We didn’t start out with that in mind but as the day progressed it seemed not only the best way to spend […]