Aug 31, 2019
In yesterday’s reading, we heard of the people who returned after the exile. Then, starting with the genealogy of King Saul, we jumped to the story of how he died. This prepares us for the stories about King David.
Our highlighted verse today:
Pro. 18:10 [GNT The Lord is like a strong...
Aug 30, 2019
Today we begin with chapter 9 of 1st Chronicles, which is the last name chapter in the first part of this book. This brings us up to the time of the returning exiles. At the end of chapter 9, king Saul’s genealogy is given, which introduces the story about Saul related in chapter 10.
Aug 29, 2019
Today we read 1st Chronicles 8. Hang on! We’re almost through with the names chapters!
Before we open to chapter 17 of Proverbs, I have to say that it is hard to choose just one verse to highlight in today’s reading!
Pro. 17:9 NLT Love prospers when
a fault is forgiven,
but dwelling on it...
Aug 28, 2019
Yesterday we heard about Levite and priestly genealogies and their allotment of towns. The pace quickens as today we hear of six tribes.
Today’s highlighted verse is this:
Pro. 16:18 GNT Pride leads to destruction, and arrogance to downfall.
This is another chapter break that...
Aug 27, 2019
Yesterday we heard details about the leaders of three tribes, Reuben, Gad, and the half tribe of Manasseh.
Today’s collection of Proverbs contains a famous one:
Pro. 16:3 GNT Ask the Lord to bless your plans, and you will be successful in carrying them out.
Re-reading EPHESIANS 5: