Monthly Archives: January 2011

What it takes — Exodus 4-6

We pray for things from God. Sometimes God says, “Yes.” Sometimes He says, “No.” And sometimes He says, “Wait.” It is the “wait” that we often chafe at the most. But maybe there’s a good reason for the “wait”. Of … Continue reading

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Israel’s first savior — Exodus 1-3

Glad you joined me again. I’m writing this on Sunday evening; my Sunday was pretty great (most of them are, I love the encouragement of my brothers and sisters in Christ), hope yours was, too. Today’s reading is pretty famous … Continue reading

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Sweet Forgiveness — Genesis 49,50

I’m really glad to see that you’ve continued your reading with me through God’s word. Today we’ll finish the book of Genesis. I hope you’ve enjoyed the read and my comments. In today’s reading, chapter 49, Jacob gives blessing appropriate … Continue reading

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Israel comes to Egypt — Genesis 46-48

The story of Joseph continues to be a fascinating one. There are so many important principles to learn about doing good, suffering endured in a godly way, forgiveness, family relations, avoiding temptation, and more. But there is also things to … Continue reading

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Zaphenath-paneah become Joseph again — Genesis 42-45

Wow, so your back again! Awesome! Yesterday Joseph saw his brothers again for the first time in 20 years. Twenty years of wondering why they hated him that much, what kind of men they had turned out to be, how … Continue reading

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Joseph’s comeback — Genesis 40-42

I really love the story of Joseph. It grows and matures with Joseph, while keeping a wonderful thread of iron-clad faithfulness through both times of “feast and famine” (the pun is entirely intended) and crowned ultimately with reconciliation and forgiveness. … Continue reading

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How did Israel end up in Egypt? — Genesis 37-39

Hey, welcome again to our daily Bible reading companion. Glad to see you again.If you’ve ever wondered how the nation of Israel ended up in Egypt in the first place, this is the beginning of that story. It all starts … Continue reading

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