November 19th, 2022
Today's Passage: Hosea 3-4Hosea 3-4Hosea 3 begins with God telling Hosea to go back to his unfaithful wife as a parable to God and his continued pursuit of unfaithful Israel. As has already been said,...
November 18th, 2022
Today’s Passage: Hosea 2:14-23The book of Hosea is a beautiful sad yet encouraging book. It is sad because using Hosea andGomer’s marriage God is showing the unfaithfulness of His people. Yet it is en...
November 17th, 2022
Today's Passage: Hosea 2:1–13Let’s review the plot points so far… God called Hosea to marry a prostitute named Gomer.Gomer gave birth to three children, only the first of which was Hosea’s. The second...
November 16th, 2022
Today's Passage: Hosea 1Have you ever picked up the Bible, read something in it, and wondered if you grabbedthe wrong book? The intro to Hosea has that kind of effect on people if they don’t havemuch ...
November 15th, 2022
Today's Passage: James 5:13-20James ends his book with a call to prayer - why do you think he ends the book this way? I think we can often get into our routine prayers. We pray before we eat, pray bef...
November 14th, 2022
Today's Passage: James 5:7-12Suffering is something we should expect in this life. If we expect something to happen, that means we should prepare for it. So what can we do to prepare our hearts for su...
November 12th, 2022
Today's Passage: James 5:1-6Is it wrong to be rich? By reading this passage, it seems as if God condemns people who havemoney. But I think we have to look a little deeper at the passage.God does not c...
November 11th, 2022
Today's Passage: James 4:13-17Instead you ought to say, “If the Lord wills, we will live and do this or that.” James 4:15In his book, Trusting God, author Jerry Bridges begins a chapter on the soverei...
November 10th, 2022
Today’s Passage: James 4:11-12I believe James is giving us a very important reminder that will serve us well in our relationships with others and how we view ourselves...REMEMBER YOUR ROLE. REMEMBER Y...
November 9th, 2022
Today's Passage: James 4:6-10If you’ve never seen Tim Urban’s TED Talk on procrastination, you really should. In his TED Talk he illustrates how we all have a tiny man at the steering wheel of our bra...
November 8th, 2022
Today's Passage: James 4:1-5As a parent, I can’t help but laugh at some of the things my kids argue about. The funniestarguments to me are the ones that revolve around something that is make-believe t...
November 7th, 2022
Today's Passage: James 3:13-18How can we know if we are wise or foolish? James three tells us that the proof of wisdom is found in our deeds. We know this to be true when dealing with others. We can o...