05/01/16 They Had No Sons

READING: 1 Chronicles 6 The brevity of the line in today’s reading is itself striking: “The sons of Aaron: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazer, and Ithamar” (1 Chron 6:3). This…

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04/30/16 Today, and Then Tomorrow

READING: 1 Chronicles 3-5 Here’s today’s devotional lesson straightforwardly stated: today’s victory is no guarantee of tomorrow’s faithfulness. We fight the battles we face in…

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Saturday Suggestions: April 30, 2016

Here are some suggested readings for believers this week, including Kostenberger and Akin on marriage and divorce, Piper on cremation, and Fries on sermon evaluation.

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04/29/16 The Summary of a Life

READING: 1 Chronicles 1-2 I wonder what people would write about me if they had one brief line to describe my life. I read folks who say…

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04/28/16 Across the Line

READING: 2 Kings 23-25 The Lord’s anger. It is real. It is right. It is agonizing. And, it’s mentioned nine times in chapters 21-24 of…

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10 Great Commission Thoughts to Challenge You Today

Five times in the New Testament, Jesus gave us a command about taking the gospel to the world (Matt 28:18-20, Mark 16:15, Luke 24:45-47, John 20:21, Acts 1:8). Think about Jesus’ words and the thoughts here today, and pray about your role in this task.

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04/27/16 Torn Robes

READING: 2 Kings 20-22 Let me be honest here. I don’t grieve enough over sin among the people of God and within the nation in…

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