Archives for November 2017

What A Christian Looks Like

December 1 - Today's Readings - Titus 1-3 and Proverbs 1 “In everything set them an example by doing what is good. In your teaching show integrity, seriousness and soundness of speech that cannot be condemned, so that those who oppose you may be ashamed because they have nothing bad to say about us.” (Titus 2:7-8) “These, then, are the things you should teach. Encourage and rebuke with all Continue Reading

“I Beat Some Of The Men,And Pulled Out Their Hair.”

November 30 - Today's Readings - Nehemiah 12-13 and Psalms 150 Chapter 13:23-25 reads, "Moreover, in those days I saw men of Judah who had married women from Ashdod, Ammon and Moab. Half of their children spoke the language of Ashdod or the language of one of the other peoples, and did not know how to speak the language of Judah. I rebuked them and called curses down on them. I beat some of the Continue Reading

A Binding Agreement

November 29 - Today's Readings - Nehemiah 10-11 and Psalms 149 Nehemiah 9:38 and 10:28-29 reads, “In view of all this, we are making a binding agreement, putting it in writing, and our leaders, our Levites and our priests are affixing their seals to it.”...“The rest of the people—priests, Levites, gatekeepers, singers, temple servants and all who separated themselves from the neighboring Continue Reading

A Convergence Of Good

November 28 - Today's Readings - Nehemiah 7-9 and Psalms 148 As you read this portion of Scripture today, you no doubt noted the convergence of good things taking place in Israel at this time in history. First the people had been challenged to put sin behind them and begin to live according to God's plan for the nation. Next, they had been commissioned by the Lord to finish the Temple and Continue Reading

Brocken Down Pieces Of Rubble

November 27 - Today's Readings - Nehemiah 4-6 and Psalms 147 “When Sanballat heard that we were rebuilding the wall, he became angry and was greatly incensed. He ridiculed the Jews, and in the presence of his associates and the army of Samaria, he said, ‘What are those feeble Jews doing? Will they restore their wall? Will they offer sacrifices? Will they finish in a day? Can they bring the Continue Reading