Through the Word in 2020 / April 10 – Praying with Asaph

Praying with Asaph Our journey through the Scriptures brings us to the following passages today: Mark 3:1-6; 1 Corinthians 7:1-16; Joshua 19:10-48 And although technically we have no reading from the Psalms today – I’d like us to consider Ps. … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / Feb. 12

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: Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 15:1-20; Acts 21:1-26; Psalm 35, Exodus 32-33.    … Continue reading

Margin notes: A “united” heart

Psalm 86:1–17 (ESV) — 1 Incline your ear, O LORD, and answer me, for I am poor and needy. 2 Preserve my life, for I am godly; save your servant, who trusts in you—you are my God. 3 Be gracious … Continue reading

Margin notes: An encouragement to prayer

Matthew 20:29–34 (ESV) — 29 And as they went out of Jericho, a great crowd followed him. 30 And behold, there were two blind men sitting by the roadside, and when they heard that Jesus was passing by, they cried … Continue reading

Margin notes: The power of prayer

Matthew 14:27–31 (ESV) — 27 But immediately Jesus spoke to them, saying, “Take heart; it is I. Do not be afraid.” 28 And Peter answered him, “Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the water.” … Continue reading

Margin notes: Fresh conviction

1 Timothy 2:1–4 (ESV) — 1 First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, 2 for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and … Continue reading