Proverbs 11–12: Character & Consequences

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 29: Thursday “A good man will obtain favor from the LORD, But He will condemn a man who devises evil.” Proverbs 12:2 Thursday’s Bible reading is Proverbs 11–12. These chapters are a collection of individual proverbs with underlying themes of character, actions and reactions, and consequences. In Proverbs […]

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Psalms 84–86: Threshold & Tents

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 29: Wednesday “For a day in Your courts is better than a thousand outside. I would rather stand at the threshold of the house of my God Than dwell in the tents of wickedness.” Psalm 84:10 Wednesday’s Bible reading is Psalms 84–86. The variety of these three psalms […]

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2 Kings 11–15: Murder & Intrigue

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 29: Tuesday “Amaziah the son of Joash king of Judah lived fifteen years after the death of Jehoash son of Jehoahaz king of Israel. Now the rest of the acts of Amaziah, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Judah? They […]

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Leviticus 16–18: The Day of Atonement & Jesus Christ

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 29: Monday “This shall be a permanent statute for you: in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month, you shall humble your souls and not do any work, whether the native, or the alien who sojourns among you; for it is on this day that […]

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Colossians 3–4: Christ Is All & In All

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 29: Sunday “Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth. For you have died and your life […]

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Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 29

Week 29 of Read the Bible in 2011 begins today. As the weeks roll by and the numbers get higher, if you didn’t start to read the Bible on January 1, that’s not my point. I’m posting the weeks so that you can see where I am and where I have been in these posts. […]

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O the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus

During that turbulent year of campus riots in 1970, on July 16, I became a Christian. Just over a month later I went to a camp with other college students from the Southeast for three weeks (in case you’re wondering, this wasn’t one of the many cults of that day), and for the first time […]

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Music

After writing  Psalms 81–83: Worship & Songs this week I added the category of Music to the list in the sidebar. I’m surprised I didn’t think of this earlier because I posted so much music last year during the Christmas season, and I added more songs at Easter. We are a singing faith. May God […]

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Ezekiel 25–30: Nations & Judgments

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 28: Friday “And there will be no more for the house of Israel a prickling brier or a painful thorn from any round about them who scorned them; then they will know that I am the Lord GOD.” “‘Thus says the Lord GOD, “When I gather the house […]

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Proverbs 10: The Wicked & The Righteous

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 28: Thursday “When the whirlwind passes, the wicked is no more, But the righteous has an everlasting foundation.” Proverbs 10:25 Thursday’s Bible reading is Proverbs 10. The third section of Proverbs begins in this chapter. As you read this chapter notice the descriptions of the wicked and the […]

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Psalms 81–83: Worship & Song

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 28: Wednesday Sing for joy to God our strength; Shout joyfully to the God of Jacob. Raise a song, strike the timbrel, The sweet sounding lyre with the harp. Blow the trumpet at the new moon, At the full moon, on our feast day. Psalm 81:1–3 – Wednesday’s […]

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