Category: Blessings: A Common Fallacy

There are only a few things in life that are truly indescribable. But today’s chapter comes from a book that depicts, with graphic creativity, grievous loss amid profound confusion while describing indescribable grief… READ LAMENTATIONS 3  Make notes, if you’d like, …

12 August: Describing Indescribable Grief Read More »

Life’s a mystery, it always has been. So it shouldn’t be surprising to stumble upon the paradox of praise and pain, when in search of the Creator behind the life we know. READ PSALM 145  Make notes, if you’d like, …

31 July: The Paradox of Praise & Pain Read More »

Three millenniums have passed, since this song/poem (below) was written, yet the issue of “good things happening to bad people while bad things happen to good people” continues to unsettle us… READ PSALM  37  Make notes, if you’d like, of …

28 July: Don’t Fret! Read More »

There are things in this life that are truly scary. But I expect that nothing would compare with the bone-tingling horror that comes from hearing a disembodied voice speaking out of a whirlwind… READ JOB 38  Make notes, if you’d …

23 July: Author of the Supernatural Read More »

It will soon be eight years since our only son passed away, suddenly, unexpectedly, and no medical reason could be found. On that day, when our own private tsunami flooded in to wash one of us away, silence came in …

22 July: The Source of Trouble Read More »

In a season where accepting wisdom often seems to be second in line to our pursuit of happiness, today’s Proverb shows the rewards found in divine wisdom… READ PROVERBS 3   Make notes of what stands out for you. Feel …

03 August: Pursuit of Happiness Read More »

After saving a nation from a nation, the rubber hit the road with the first constitutional demand: the dedication of their first born sons… READ EXODUS 13  Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. Feel free …

07 February: Misguided Dedication Read More »

Because we often want things that aren’t particularly good for us, today’s chapter exposes the fallacy of common assumptions that relate to the idea of “blessing”… READ GENESIS 50  Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. …

25 January: God Works In Mysterious Ways Read More »

In an age obsessed with progress and success, today’s chapter holds the key to not just being surface-level-prosperous, but actually being blessed – the substance of which affects the deepest levels of one’s soul… READ JAMES 1   Make notes, if …

01 December: How to be Blessed Read More »

What would you do if you found your life turned upside down? After being falsely accused, you spend the next two years in prison… READ ACTS 24  Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. Feel free …

15 September: Falsely Accused! Read More »