6 Jesus left there and went to his hometown, accompanied by his disciples. 2 When the Sabbath came, he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were amazed. “Where did this man get these things?” they asked. “What’s this wisdom that has been given him? What are these remarkable miracles he is performing? 3 Isn’t this the carpenter? Isn’t… Continue reading All We Need – Mark 6:1-32
By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 52 Scripture Readings: Acts 27-28 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 28:3-6 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Paul gathered a pile of brushwood and, as he put it on the fire, a viper, driven out by the heat, fastened itself on his hand. When the islanders saw the snake hanging from… Continue reading Week 52 If it’s God’s Plan, Nothing Can Stop It!
By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 44 Scripture Readings: Ecclesiastes 3-4 Key Scripture Verse: Ecclesiastes 3:1 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.” In the first two chapters of Ecclesiastes Solomon showed us that our activities and hard work are meaningless if… Continue reading Week 44 A Time For Everything
Take Courage! Today’s scripture selection: Acts 23-24 Key Verse: Acts 23:11 The turmoil was only intensifying. Paul, the former Pharisee turned Christian evangelist, was stirring up trouble wherever he went. Or, to put it more appropriately, the dark forces that would destroy the work God had begun, were stirring up trouble wherever he went. Under… Continue reading Week 50 Sunday
All There Is To Say Today’s scripture selection: Revelation 1-6 Key verses: Revelation 1:8 “’I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, ‘who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.’” Many of us tend to live our lives in little spurts – a day here; a day there. … Continue reading Week 49 Friday
Beyond the Obstacles Today’s scripture selection: Ezra 1-5 Key verse: Ezra 4:4 “Then the peoples around them set out to discourage the people of Judah and make them afraid to go on building.” Long ago, during the time when those who had been exiled returned to Jerusalem to build their temple, not surprisingly opposition arose.… Continue reading Week 46 Tuesday
No Accident Today’s scripture selection: Acts 13-14 Key Verse: Acts 13:2-3 “While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, ‘Set apart for me Barnabus and Saul for the work to which I have called them.’ So after they had fasted and prayed, they placed their hands on them and sent them… Continue reading Week 45 Sunday