Through the Word in 2020 / Jan. 22

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 9:1-13; Acts 13:1-25; Psalm 21, Genesis 46-47. And … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / Jan. 15

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 6:16-24; Acts 9:1-19; Psalm 15, Genesis 34-35. Psalm … Continue reading

Margin notes: A prayer from Psalm 105

Psalm 105:4 (ESV) — 4 Seek the LORD and his strength; seek his presence continually! Heavenly Father, the volumes that need to be written on this one thought. How destitute we are of joy and comfort and peace and understanding … Continue reading

Margin notes: The Forgotten parts of the Gospel

  Psalm 96:10 – “Say among the nations, “The LORD reigns! Yes, the world is established; it shall never be moved; he will judge the peoples with equity.” This is a vital part of our message to all men. This … 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: When God says “no” to a good thing

Psalm 84:11–12 (ESV) — 11 For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor. No good thing does he withhold from those who walk uprightly. 12 O LORD of hosts, blessed is the one … Continue reading

Margin notes: A simple prayer about my cravings.

Psalm 78:18 (ESV) — 18 They tested God in their heart by demanding the food they craved. In this Psalm of Asaph, he recounts the stubbornness of Israel in the way it has dealt with God, and the mercy and … Continue reading