Daily In The Word – February 15 – Nothing But the Blood

Written on February 15, 2018 – 10:30 am | by dave |

Today’s thoughts come from the Old Testament and in a book that I have honestly struggled to read. The book of Leviticus has some great information but much of it is mixed in with laws that we struggle to grasp in the modern world. It is actually from these items that I found something that […]

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Daily In The Word – Feb. 14 – Crowd Control

Written on February 14, 2018 – 2:29 pm | by dave |

Thoughts or today’s reading is a bit more detailed than yesterday but the focus is centralized. There are always news stories about a person or small group of people somewhere who get together around an idea, they then build excitement for that idea that rises to a fever pitch. It’s easy to see how a […]

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Daily In The Word – Feb. 13 – Your Tongue of Fire

Written on February 13, 2018 – 11:47 am | by dave |

Here are my thoughts from today’s reading, this one is about how we use our mouth. I think that this is so telling because just this morning, I had some tough issues controlling my temper because of the behaviors of some of my children. It’s very easy for us to see a situation, be it […]

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Daily in The Word – Feb. 12 – I Get Weak

Written on February 12, 2018 – 3:38 pm | by dave |

Now for the thoughts on my final reading (aka today’s reading). When we think of Jesus and his time on Earth. His ministry, his life, his temptation, etc. We easily think of Jesus as being stoic and still, he seems to be calm and collected all the time. However, it is clear that during the […]

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Daily In The Word – February 11 – Watch Where You Walk

Written on February 12, 2018 – 2:57 pm | by dave |

Now for the second thought from my lesson. I know that I have been talking a lot about verses from Proverbs, but so many great things can be found there. I have also talked about how I used the adage ‘If you lay down with dogs, you will wake up with fleas’ to explain to […]

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Daily In The Word – Feb. 10 – Righteous Wages

Written on February 12, 2018 – 10:28 am | by dave |

Once again, I am running a bit behind on my daily readings. Weekends tend to be tricky for having time to sit still and read.┬áToday I want to talk about how we let wealth be our security. I have been blessed with a good job that provides well for my family. It may have its […]

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Daily In The Word – Feb. 9th – Your Gifts and How to Use Them

Written on February 9, 2018 – 11:52 am | by dave |

Well my reading for today did not take as long as I thought. That means you get the joy of seeing the second set of thoughts from my readings. Anyone who knows me well and has known me longer than a few weeks will tell you that I tend to be doing lots of things, […]

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Daily In The Word – Feb. 8th – On Wisdom

Written on February 9, 2018 – 11:51 am | by dave |

I am running a day behind on my readings, too much going on during yesterday’s meetings. So I am going to give you my first thoughts from yesterday’s reading and hopefully my thoughts from today’s reading a little later. The topic is wisdom. It’s often easy for our modern language to confuse the topics of […]

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Daily In The Word – Feb. 7th

Written on February 9, 2018 – 11:45 am | by dave |

Here are some thoughts from today’s reading. I hear people all over the place trying to ‘predict the end times’ or trying to look at the events happening in our world and try to link them with some kind of biblical eschatology. I don’t think less of them for this, but my thought is always […]

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Daily In The Word – Feb. 6th

Written on February 9, 2018 – 11:44 am | by dave |

Here are my thoughts from today’s reading. It’s obvious by reading the Gospels that Jesus had no patience with the stubbornness of the Pharisees. Furthermore, the Pharisees obviously did not like Jesus. The final stages of Jesus’ life before crucifixion were spent battling with Pharisees. However, when I look at how I sometimes act as […]

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