TODAY’S DAILY READING: 1 Chronicles 22-23 & Psalms 117-118
Old Testament: 1 Chronicles 22- The Word Of God Is Greater
1 Chronicles 22:13
“Then you will prosper, if you take care to fulfill the statutes and judgments with which the Lord charged Moses concerning Israel. Be strong and of good courage; do not fear nor be dismayed.”
As the time of David’s departure drew near he took the time to… Read More
1 Chronicles 23- Everyday
1 Chronicles 23:30
“. . . to stand every morning to thank and praise the Lord, and likewise at evening; . . .”
The Levites were the tribe appointed to serve around the Tabernacle and later, the Temple. Here, we are reminded of their duties. Webster defines duty as “assigned service, obligation or required activity.” Their duty … Read More
Psalm 117- Short But Sweet
“Praise the Lord, all you Gentiles!
Laud Him, all you peoples!
For His merciful kindness is great toward us,
And the truth of the Lord endures forever.
Praise the Lord!”
It is not always the longest, or even the most creative works, that become the most well known. I am not a poet, and cannot speak to the artistic side of things, but I doubt… Read More
Psalm 118- Killer Bees
“They surrounded me like bees; They were quenched like a fire of thorns; For in the name of the Lord I will destroy them.”
A few years ago I was part of an outreach in a remote area of northern Ghana. One afternoon a few of us went for a walk… Read More