September 23, 2018
Thoughts from daily Bible reading for today – September 23, 2018 And the Lord accepted Job’s prayer. After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord made him prosperous again and gave him twice as much as he had before. Job 42:9–10 Friends snared by sin need our prayers, not our prognosis. God’s part is [...]
September 14, 2018
Thoughts from daily Bible reading for today – September 14, 2018 ‘Well said, teacher,’ the man replied. ‘You are right in saying God is one and there is no other but him.’ … When Jesus saw that he had answered wisely, he said to him, ‘You are not far from the Kingdom of God’. Mark 12:32,34 [...]
September 7, 2018
Thoughts from daily Bible reading for today – September 7, 2018 By Boyd Bailey To Titus, my true son in our common faith: Grace and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Savior. Titus 1:4 Some people have systematic plans to invest money over long horizons of time so there is a compounding [...]
September 5, 2018
Thoughts from daily Bible reading for today – September 5, 2018 By Boyd Bailey Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves. By their fruit you will recognize them. Matthew 7:15-16 I am angry. Angry at leaders who use their position of trust and implied [...]
August 29, 2018
Wilson Lee was born a few weeks ago. He is our baby daughter’s first baby—joy unspeakable! Five days after his birth, swaddled and sweet, I asked my son-in-law what he thought about his son. “Boyd, he poops, pees, eats, sleeps and is high maintenance, but I love him so much”!
August 17, 2018
Jesus was not afraid to challenge the hypocrisy of the religious leaders who should have known better. Jesus led by looking at the heart of leaders and calling out those who said they loved God, but whose behavior confirmed that they really loved themselves more than anyone else.
August 10, 2018
Thoughts from daily Bible reading for today – August 10, 2018 Jesus answered, “Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again, but whoever drinks the water I give them will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give them will become in them a spring of water welling up to eternal life.” The woman said [...]
August 3, 2018
Thoughts from daily Bible reading for today – August 3, 2018 The Samaritan woman said to Him, How is it that You, being a Jew, ask me, a Samaritan [and a] woman, for a drink?—For the Jews have nothing to do with the Samaritans— Jesus answered her, If you had only known and had recognized [...]