Category: Understanding the Present

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 »

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 »

In the continuation of the world’s longest running drama, the camera pans to a family who’ve discovered, first-hand, a recipe for bitterness… READ RUTH 1   Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. Feel free to use …

15 May: A Recipe for Bitterness Read More »

If I compare our modern culture, where virtually anything goes, today’s chapter shows significant consequences in history, that have resulted from “spiritual defection”… READ JUDGES 2  Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. Feel free to …

09 May: Define “Spiritual Defection” Read More »

If you’re wondering whether there’s a God out there at all who speaks when we need it most, today’s chapter shows how, for the sake of saving a remnant of humanity, the Creator God kept quiet! READ JOHN 19  Make …

28 April: The Day God Kept Quiet Read More »

Today’s chapter shows 100% confidence in a very bleak present, based on a substantial knowledge of the past that shines light on the future… READ JOHN 18  Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. Feel free …

27 April: 100% Confidence in a Bleak Present Read More »

When life’s a complex puzzle, and unravelling the meaning for our existence seems impossible, a return to the beginning to retrace our steps, can often help… READ JOHN 1:1-34  Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. …

01 March: Limiting the Transcendent Read More »

Shipwrecked on the edge of the Adriatic – what a start to an autumn day! READ ACTS 27  Make notes, if you’d like, of what stands out for you. Feel free to use the “Leave a Comment” box below to …

17 September: Shipwrecked! Read More »