Deuteronomy 7–9: A Faithful God & A Rebellious People

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 44: Monday “The LORD did not set His love on you nor choose you because you were more in number than any of the peoples, for you were the fewest of all peoples, but because the LORD loved you and kept the oath which He swore to your […]

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Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 44

Week 44 of Read the Bible in 2011 begins today. I put up a variation of this post every week for those who may not know what I’m doing when they find posts on different books of the Bible on different days of the week. This is the general schedule from Michael Coley’s reading plan […]

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Acts 9–10

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 43: Saturday “So the church throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria enjoyed peace, being built up; and going on in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, it continued to increase.” Acts 9:31 Saturday’s Bible reading is Acts 9–10. May the […]

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Habakkuk: The Day of Distress & Hinds’ Feet

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 43: Friday “Behold, as for the proud one, His soul is not right within him; But the righteous will live by his faith.” Habakkuk 2:4 Friday’s Bible reading is the book of Habakkuk. You may have noticed I haven’t been writing about the minor prophets. One reason is […]

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Ecclesiastes 1–2: Vanity & Reality

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 43: Thursday “The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem. “Vanity of vanities,” says the Preacher, “Vanity of vanities! All is vanity.” Ecclesiastes 1:1–2 Thursday’s Bible reading is Ecclesiastes 1–2. Ecclesiastes falls into the category of Old Testament books of poetry and wisdom. As […]

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Psalms 122–124: Humility & God’s Graciousness

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 43: Wednesday “Be gracious to us, O LORD, be gracious to us, For we are greatly filled with contempt. Our soul is greatly filled With the scoffing of those who are at ease, And with the contempt of the proud.” Psalm 123:3–4 Wednesday’s Bible reading is Psalms 122–124. […]

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2 Chronicles 25–28

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 43: Tuesday “But when he became strong, his heart was so proud that he acted corruptly, and he was unfaithful to the LORD his God, for he entered the temple of the LORD to burn incense on the altar of incense. “Then Azariah the priest entered after him […]

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Deuteronomy 4–6: Teach & Talk

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 43: Monday “Only give heed to yourself and keep your soul diligently, so that you do not forget the things which your eyes have seen and they do not depart from your heart all the days of your life; but make them known to your sons and your […]

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Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 43

Week 43 of Read the Bible in 2011 begins today. I put up a variation of this post every week for those who may not know what I’m doing when they find posts on different books of the Bible on different days of the week. This is the general schedule from Michael Coley’s reading plan […]

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Acts 7–8

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 42: Saturday “And on that day a great persecution began against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles. Some devout men buried Stephen, and made loud lamentation over him. But Saul began ravaging the church, entering […]

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Nahum

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 42: Friday “The oracle of Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite. “A jealous and avenging God is the LORD; The LORD is avenging and wrathful. The LORD takes vengeance on His adversaries, And He reserves wrath for His enemies. The LORD is slow to […]

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Proverbs 31: Open Your Mouth & Defend The Unfortunate

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 42: Thursday Open your mouth for the mute, For the rights of all the unfortunate. Open your mouth, judge righteously, And defend the rights of the afflicted and needy. Proverbs 31:8–9 Thursday’s Bible reading is Proverbs 31. Derek Kidner divides this last chapter of Proverbs into two sections: […]

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Psalms 120–121: I Cried & He Answered

Read the Bible in 2011 ◊ Week 42: Wednesday “I will lift up my eyes to the mountains; From where shall my help come? My help comes from the LORD, Who made heaven and earth.” Psalm 121:1–2 Wednesday’s Bible reading is Psalms 120–121. These two psalms are in Book V of the Psalms, and are […]

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