The Morning Devotional: Genesis 15

The Morning Devotional for June 28, 2022 Genesis 15 Key points: God's covenant with Abram (entire chapter). The doctrine of justification by faith alone (15.6) Prediction of the Egypt event (15.12-16) The promise of redemption (15.12-16) Confirmation and symbols of...

Daily Prayer for June 27, 2022

Prayer: As your redeemed people, we bless your name and extol you, our God, because of your work of rescuing us from our sin. Great is our God and greatly to be praised! We offer you our love and adoration from our lips, knowing that our words will fail to express all...

The Morning Devotional: Genesis 14

The Morning Devotional for June 27, 2022 Genesis 14 Key points: Abram meets Melchizedek, the King of Salem, and the King of Sodom.  Abram's response to the proper king demonstrates Abram's resolve of allegiance to the true God of heaven....

Daily Prayer for the Lord’s Day: June 26, 2022

Prayer: Almighty God, you who are holy and deserving of our absolute and unswerving obedience and love, we bow before you on another Lord's Day to plead with you for the things we need. Your Word asks, "who may dwell with you in your holy temple," and we confess that...

Daily Prayer for the Lord’s Day: June 19, 2022

Prayer: Grant almighty God that as we gather for public worship today, we will do so with great zeal and delight, knowing that we need your worship and presence to guide and help us. We confess that we so often fail to anticipate your worship with the joy and...

Daily Prayer for June 17, 2022

Prayer: Almighty God, as your chosen people and treasured possession, we come to pray and plead with you for the things we need. Indeed, we are needy people, depending on you for everything necessary in this life. You grant us rest. You give us our daily bread. You...

The Morning Devotional: Genesis 13

The Morning Devotional for June 17, 2022 Genesis 13 Key points: Abram and Lot separate (13.1-13) The Lord renews his promise to Abram (13.14-18) https://youtu.be/JMkfAR7ZKEw

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Meditation in the Proverbs: Proverbs 1:7

“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.” Proverbs 1:7 This verse sets the foundation...

Meditation from Proverbs 5:21

Proverbs 5:21, "For a man's ways are before the eyes of the LORD, and he ponders all his paths." The fifth chapter is about the sin of...

Meditation from Proverbs 4:23

Proverbs 4:23, "Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life." The Bible makes it clear that the heart of the...

Meditation from Proverbs 3:7

Proverbs 3:7 "Be not wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD, and turn away from evil." These words, written by the man who the Bible...

Meditation from Proverbs 2:6

Proverbs 2:6, "For the LORD gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding." The verses that lead to the above-cited verse...

Daily Roundup 

Daily Roundup for April 26, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 26, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Roundup for April 23, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 23, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Roundup for April 22, 2021

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Daily Roundup for April 21, 2021

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Daily Roundup for April 20, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 20, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Prayer

Daily Prayer for June 27, 2022

Prayer: As your redeemed people, we bless your name and extol you, our God, because of your work of rescuing us from our sin. Great is our...

Daily Prayer for the Lord’s Day: June 26, 2022

Prayer: Almighty God, you who are holy and deserving of our absolute and unswerving obedience and love, we bow before you on another...

Daily Prayer for the Lord’s Day: June 19, 2022

Prayer: Grant almighty God that as we gather for public worship today, we will do so with great zeal and delight, knowing that we need...

Daily Prayer for June 17, 2022

Prayer: Almighty God, as your chosen people and treasured possession, we come to pray and plead with you for the things we need. Indeed,...

Daily Prayer for June 15, 2022

Prayer: Preserve me, O God, for in you we take refuge as we pilgrim through this life full of treachery and danger. Without you, there...

The Morning Devotional

The Morning Devotional: Genesis 15

The Morning Devotional for June 28, 2022 Genesis 15 Key points: God's covenant with Abram (entire chapter). The doctrine of justification...

The Morning Devotional: Genesis 14

The Morning Devotional for June 27, 2022 Genesis 14 Key points: Abram meets Melchizedek, the King of Salem, and the King of Sodom. ...

The Morning Devotional: Genesis 13

The Morning Devotional for June 17, 2022 Genesis 13 Key points: Abram and Lot separate (13.1-13) The Lord renews his promise to Abram...

The Morning Devotional: Genesis 12

The Morning Devotional for June 16, 2022 Genesis 12 Key points: The divine speech (12.1-3) The obedience of Abram (12.4-9 Abram and Sarai...

The Morning Devotional: Genesis 11

The Morning Devotional for June 14, 2022 Genesis 11 Key points: The people desire to make a name for themselves. The judgment of the LORD....

Bible Reading Notes

Key Bible Passages from Exodus

Exodus 1 -- The people of God are located in Egypt under a Pharaoh that did not know Joseph.  Exodus 3 -- Moses is called by YHWH at...

Key Bible Passages from Genesis

Introduction to the series As I was driving to the church this morning, I listened to a podcast that prompted the idea of putting together...

Bible Notes: Genesis 1 – Matthew 1

GENESIS ONE The book of Genesis is about "beginnings," and the book opens with the beginning and the creation of the world -- all things...

Bible Reading Notes: An Overview

This post intends to briefly highlight the purpose and method of what I hope to be a fruitful journey through God's Word. For many years,...

Bible Reading Notes: Coming Soon

More information about my plans for 2019 will be posted here very soon. 

Book Reviews 

Book Reviews

Over the next few months, I will be writing a number of book reviews. The books I will be reviewing are as follows: The Preacher's...

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You Will Wish You Watched This Before You Started Using Social Media

You Will Wish You Watched This Before You Started Using Social Media | The Twisted Truth I offer this video for my reader's consideration....

Redeeming the Time (Edwards)

From the YouTube channel: Redeeming the Time! - Puritan Jonathan Edwards Ephesians 5:16​ Redeeming the time, because the days are evil....

Redeeming the Time

The following video was very convicting for me. I discovered it at the right time as I have been considering my use of time, especially as...

Bannerman: The Church of Christ

Bannerman's 'The Church of Christ' is a large volume. But, as Jeff Kingswood shows in this video, it is full of crucial material for all...

Genesis 6:1-4

The following video is prompted due to a recent Sunday school class I taught as I am working through the Pentateuch.  Watch more...

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