Going to Confession and Corona – Revisiting Proverbs 28:13

Proverbs 28:13 – Whoever conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them will obtain mercy. It struck me in re-reading this passage this morning, that it has – beyond the more obvious applications below – … Continue reading

The wounds of a friend – Proverbs 27:5-6

5  Better is open rebuke than hidden love. 6  Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy. 5-7 These three verses show three different aspects of the same concept. At the bottom of it … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 25 – Bookends

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 28:11-20; Romans 16; Psalm 71, Deuteronomy 33-34. … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 23 – God commissions a song

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 27:57-66; Romans 15:1-13; Psalm 69:19-36, Deuteronomy 29-31. … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 22 – “My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?”

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 27:45-56; Romans 14; Psalm 69:1-18, Deuteronomy 27-28. … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 21 – Opposite ends of the Spectrum

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 27:27-44; Romans 12:13; Psalm 68, Deuteronomy 22-26. … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 20 – Interpreters of omens

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 27:11-26; Romans 12:9-21; Psalm 67, Deuteronomy 18-21. … Continue reading