Psalms 102–104: Bless the LORD & Forget Not All His Benefits

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 35: Wednesday “Bless the LORD, O my soul, And all that is within me, bless His holy name. Bless the LORD, O my soul, And forget none of His benefits” Psalm 103:1–2 Wednesday’s Bible reading is Psalms 102–104. Have you ever thought about how the psalms teach you […]

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1 Chronicles 15–19: Music & Sounds of Joy

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 35: Tuesday “Then David spoke to the chiefs of the Levites to appoint their relatives the singers, with instruments of music, harps, lyres, loud-sounding cymbals, to raise sounds of joy…” 1 Chronicles 15:16 Tuesday’s Bible reading is 1 Chronicles 15–19. These chapters cover events of joy, blessing and […]

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Logbook

Journey Through The Storm is a new page I published today in the heading as a child page under Anchor of Hope. It’s a collection of posts that serve as a logbook of my journey through my storm of the last few years. I added commentary between the posts to provide background on their writing. […]

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Numbers 9–12

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 35: Monday He said, “Hear now My words: If there is a prophet among you, I, the LORD, shall make Myself known to him in a vision. “Not so, with My servant Moses, He is faithful in all My household; With him I speak mouth to mouth, Even […]

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2 Timothy 1–2: The Standard & The Treasure

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 35: Sunday “Retain the standard of sound words which you have heard from me, in the faith and love which are in Christ Jesus. Guard, through the Holy Spirit who dwells in us, the treasure which has been entrusted to you.” 2 Timothy 1:13–14 Sunday’s Bible reading is 2 […]

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Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 35: House On The Rock

Week 35 of Read the Bible in 2011 begins today. You can read the complete explanation of what I’m doing here. Why is it so important for us to read God’s Word? When I started the blog I never expected to have so many posts with nautical themes, but in the Bible storms are a […]

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Between the Lines

In case you’re wondering about the sparse and slow writing, I’ve been exhausted the last couple of days, and I’ve also needed some time to read, think and pray. May the Lord bless you and keep you. _________ Boom, Wilfredor: GNU Free Documentation License Version 1.2 or any later version, Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 […]

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John 7–9: Jesus & God the Father

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 34: Saturday Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham was born I am.” John 8:58 Saturday’s Bible reading is John 7–9. In my post on the first two chapters of John I gave you an introduction to the book and below is a […]

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Hosea 1–7

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 34: Friday When the LORD first spoke through Hosea, the LORD said to Hosea, “Go, take to yourself a wife of harlotry and have children of harlotry; for the land commits flagrant harlotry, forsaking the LORD.” Hosea 1:2 Friday’s Bible reading is Hosea 1–7. __________ Isaiah 42 Photograph: ChristianPhotos.net […]

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Proverbs 19: Wealth & Friends

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 34: Thursday “Wealth adds many friends, But a poor man is separated from his friend.” Proverbs 19:4 Thursday’s Bible reading of Proverbs 19 is in the third section of Proverbs: “The first book of Solomon.”1 Proverbs has a great deal to say about work and money, and it […]

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Creation & Women

The role and nature of women has now been in continual debate for an entire generation. I wrote about the consequent calamity and my personal experience of this crisis in my first post on 1 Timothy 2:9–15. In this post I want to look at who God created us to be as women. Paul’s commands […]

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Psalms 99–101: Knowing & Praising God

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 34: Wednesday “The LORD reigns, let the peoples tremble; He is enthroned above the cherubim, let the earth shake! The LORD is great in Zion, And He is exalted above all the peoples. Let them praise Your great and awesome name; Holy is He.” Psalm 99:1–3 Wednesday’s Bible […]

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1 Timothy 2:9–15: Creation, the Fall, & Women

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 33: Sunday “Likewise, I want women to adorn themselves with proper clothing, modestly and discreetly, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly garments, but rather by means of good works, as is proper for women making a claim to godliness. “A woman must quietly receive […]

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