Tell Me the Old, Old Story

It is interesting to note that at this point in Dr. Luke’s narrative we come to a series of stories that must have fascinated some listeners and confounded others: The Parable of the Lost Sheep The Parable of the Lost Coin The Parable of the Lost Son The Parable of the Shrewd Manager All the… Continue reading Tell Me the Old, Old Story

Week 52 Come!…Take the Free Gift of the Water of Life

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 52 Scripture Readings: Revelation 18-22 Key Scripture Verse: Revelation 22:17 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “The Spirit and the bride say, ‘Come!’ And let the one who hears say, ‘Come!’ Let the one who is thirsty come; and let the one who wishes take the free gift of the… Continue reading Week 52 Come!…Take the Free Gift of the Water of Life

Week 51 Are We A Help or a Hindrance in Spreading God’s Love?

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 51 Scripture Readings: 3 John Key Scripture Verses: 3 John 1:11 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Dear friend, do not imitate what is evil but what is good. Anyone who does what is good is from God. Anyone who does what is evil has not seen God.” This book… Continue reading Week 51 Are We A Help or a Hindrance in Spreading God’s Love?

Week 48 John’s Testimony of God’s Love for Us

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 48 Scripture Readings: 1 John 1-3 Key Scripture Verses: 1 John 1:4 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word… Continue reading Week 48 John’s Testimony of God’s Love for Us

Week 47 Speak the Truth – Speak it to All Who Will Listen

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 47 Scripture Readings: Acts 17-18 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 18:9-10 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “One night the Lord spoke to Paul in a vision: ‘Do not be afraid; keep on speaking, do not be silent. For I am with you, and no one is going to attack and… Continue reading Week 47 Speak the Truth – Speak it to All Who Will Listen

Week 45 The Encourager

 By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 45 Scripture Readings: Acts 13-14 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 13: 2-3 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, ‘Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.’ So after they had fasted… Continue reading Week 45 The Encourager

Week 42 It is By Faith That We Believe

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 42 Scripture Readings: Hebrews 11-13 Key Scripture Verses: Hebrews 11:1-3 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. This is what the ancients were commended for. By faith we understand that the universe was formed… Continue reading Week 42 It is By Faith That We Believe

Week 41 Education in God’s Word

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 41 Scripture Readings: 2 Chronicles 16-20 Key Scripture Verse: 2 Chronicles 2 Chronicles 17:7-9 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “In the third year of his reign he sent his officials Ben-Hail, Obadiah, Zechariah, Nethanel and Micaiah to teach in the towns of Judah. With them were certain Levites—Shemaiah, Nethaniah,… Continue reading Week 41 Education in God’s Word

Week 37: What is Truth?

“What is truth?”  By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 37 Scripture Readings: John 16-18 Key Scripture Verses: John 16:37-38 “‘You are a king, then!’ said Pilate. Jesus answered, ‘You say that I am a king. In fact, the reason I was born and came into the world is to testify to the truth. Everyone… Continue reading Week 37: What is Truth?