Day 108

I Chronicles 17-21 In this reading you see the faithfulness of David to God and of God to David. You see here that David was incredibly blessed by God militarily and financially. David had great influence over the people of…

Day 107

I Chronicles 10-16 The best intentions for God done wrongly can end in destructive consequences. David knew that the rightful place for the Ark of the Covenant was in Jerusalem. He decided to move it without following the laws of…

Day 106

I am terribly behind. I hope to catch up this week. Hang in there. I will put the reading assignments at the end of this blog so you can catch up. Keep pressing on, the reward is great! I Chronicles…

Day 104

II Kings 22-25 The tragedy of the people of God finally comes to a devastating end. Josiah’s reforms while good were not enough to avoid the judgment of God. Notice that in this reading Josiah “re-discovers” the law and institutes…

Day 103

II Kings 18-21 Like Israel, Like Judah. Judah begins the downward spiral that Israel took but accomplishes it in one bad king that reigned for 55 years. Hezekiah gives great hope in the beginning of this reading that finally the…

Day 102

II Kings 13-17 In this passage the nation of Israel spins completely out of control. There are assassinations, worship of other gods, and pagan rituals that are celebrated by the kings of Israel. While Judah suffers from a couple of…

Day 101

II Kings 9-12 This passage is very difficult to read because the incredible amount of killing that goes on. Jehu served God by destroying the family of Ahab and killing all the worshipers of Baal. He followed God in so…

Day 100

II Kings 4-8 Wow, you have made it 100 days. Congratulations. Keep going, it will be well worth it. This passage has many parts to it but I want to focus on the section that discusses Naaman, the man with…

Day 99

II Kings 1-3 Elisha now takes over for Elijah and seems even more focused on his task as a follower of God. The nation of Israel is slipping further and further away from the God who had brought them into…

Day 98

I Kings 20-22 In this very dark remaining portion of I Kings you see how devastating the choices of people have become for the nation of Israel. Ahab’s deceit and Jezebel’s ruthlessness lead them to kill Naboth and steal his…