Aug 31, 2016
Yesterday we heard of mighty men who joined David in war, and the roll call of people who joined him politically to become king. And today we hear more about important events under David’s leadership.
A highlighted verse for today:
22 Find a wife and you find a good thing; it shows that...
Aug 30, 2016
In yesterday’s reading, we heard of the people who returned after the exile. Then, starting with the genealogy of King Saul, we jumped to the story of how he died. This prepares us for the stories about King David.
Our highlighted verse today:
10 [GNT The Lord is like a strong tower,...
Aug 29, 2016
This is the last name chapter at the beginning of this book, bringing us up to the time of the returning exiles. And king Saul’s genealogy is given, because we pick up Israel’s narrative with Saul in the next chapter.
This special verse reminds me of the song we used to sing every...
Aug 28, 2016
Hang on! We’re almost through with the names chapters!
I must say that it is hard to choose just one verse to highlight in today’s reading:
9 Love prospers when a fault is forgiven,
but dwelling on it separates close friends. (NLT)
Rereading EPHESIANS 6:
I like the way our translation of the...
Aug 27, 2016
The 12th and final chapter of Tales of the Resistance by David and Karen Mains: