Covenant

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Today’s Reading: Genesis 17:1-9 “As for Me, My covenant is with you, and you will become the father of many nations. Your name will no longer be Abram, but your name will be Abraham, for I will make you the father of many nations.“ Genesis 17:4-5 Reflection: God establishes with Abraham a covenant,Continue reading “Covenant”

Perfect Righteousness

Monday, October 11, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 9:1-10 Those who know Your name trust in You, for You, LORD, have never forsaken those who seek You. Psalm 9:10 Reflection: The psalmist describes God’s perfect righteousness and judgment. He has witnessed his enemies stumble and perish in their wickedness as a result of God’s rule. HeContinue reading “Perfect Righteousness”

From Whom All Blessings Flow

Saturday, October 9, 2021 Today’s Reading: Genesis 14:14-24 But Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have raised my hand in an oath to the LORD, God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth, that I will not take a thread or sandal strap or anything that belongs to you, so you can never say,Continue reading “From Whom All Blessings Flow”

Unfailing Love

Friday, October 8, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 6 Turn, LORD, and deliver me; save me because of Your unfailing love. Psalm 6:4 Reflection: The psalmist in distress cries out to God. He addresses God as LORD, which in the original Scriptures is actually Yahweh, the name God revealed to Moses and the Hebrew people. Just as Yahweh was theContinue reading “Unfailing Love”

Proof that Dispels Doubt

Thursday, October 7, 2021 Today’s Reading: Luke 7:18-33 When the men came to Jesus, they said, “John the Baptist sent us to You to ask, ‘Are You the One who is to come, or should we expect someone else?’” Luke 7:20 Reflection: While in prison, John the Baptist hears the news of Jesus’ miracles thatContinue reading “Proof that Dispels Doubt”

How Much Love?

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Today’s Reading: Luke 6:27-36 “Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.” Luke 6:36 Reflection: The lengths to which Jesus calls His followers to show love is uncomfortable for most if not all of us. We are told to turn the other cheek, to give freely and generously, to do goodContinue reading “How Much Love?”

In Control

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 2 “I have installed my king on Zion, my holy mountain.” Psalm 2:6 Reflection: While there are those who seek to come against God, they are no match for His power and authority. By his faithfulness to His people, God will establish for them a King who willContinue reading “In Control”

Follow Me

Monday, October 4, 2021 Today’s Reading: Luke 5:27-32 “After this, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector by the name of Levi sitting at his tax booth. ‘Follow Me,’ Jesus said to him, and Levi got up, left everything and followed Him.” Luke 5:27-28 Reflection: After showing a crowd that He has the authority toContinue reading “Follow Me”

God’s Word is Good

Saturday, October 2, 2021 Today’s Reading: Ezekiel 3:1-9 Then he said to me, “Son of man, eat this scroll I am giving you and fill your stomach with it.” So I ate it, and it tasted as sweet as honey in my mouth. Ezekiel 3:3 Reflection: The Word of God is good, sweet as honey andContinue reading “God’s Word is Good”

Creation Praises God

Friday, October 1, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 148 Let them praise the name of the LORD, for his name alone is exalted; his splendor is above the earth and the heavens. Psalm 148:13 Reflection: All of creation points to God’s glory. Everything He has made is called to give Him praise. God receives praise fromContinue reading “Creation Praises God”