Day 354

II John This is a terse and matter of fact letter from John. He is adamant that we love others but we do not allow Christian brothers and sisters to deceive themselves of the Church. Too often church discipline is…

Day 353

I John 1-5 John writes this book to believers. He makes it very plain and clear over and over again that if someone loves their brother or sister in Christ and lives righteously that more than likely they are believer…

Day 352

II Peter 1-3 These 3 chapters are filled with the desire for Peter to leave a legacy of faith and an encouragement to stay faithful. Peter was sensing that his time on earth was short. He wanted to make sure…

Day 351

I Peter 1-5 I Peter is an incredible summation of many areas of concern for the Christian. Peter deals with the sacrifice of Jesus and how this paid for our sins and that the resurrection completed the transaction of salvation…

Day 350

James 1-5 I love the book of James and yet it is like the gnat that is buzzing in my ears to continue to strive to be more like Christ. James talks about ministering to the poor, bridling the tongue,…

Day 348

Hebrews 11-13 The Hall of Faith in chapter 11 is an incredible testimony to the power of God in people’s lives. I love how the first part is about Abraham who did not have the law and yet followed God…

Day 347

Hebrew 8-10 This is such beautifully written scripture. The idea that God made made a new covenant with those of us on this side of Jesus shows his mercy and his grace. He made a system whereby we trust in…

Day 346

Hebrews 5-7 In chapters 5 and 6 the writer of Hebrews emphasizes that each Christian needs to grow. The writer begs the question as to why some of the believers who have been believers for a long time are not…

Day 345

Hebrews 3-4 We now have a great high priest! These words are amazing to think about. No longer do we send someone who is a priest to do our bidding before God we can now go straight to Jesus. He…

Day 344

Hebrews 1-2 These first two chapters of this incredible book are all about the preeminence of Jesus and how he came as a sacrifice for us. We celebrate his goodness in that though he was God he came low to…