Spiritual Rants: January 23, “It’s Crying Time Again” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 46:1-47:31 Matthew 15:1-28 Psalm 19:1-14 Proverbs 4:14-19

Old Testament:   Genesis 46:1-47:31 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 46:1-47:31   It’s Crying Time Again Summary:   God told Jacob it was OK to go to Egypt (vv. 2-3). He had told him before not to go (Gen. 26:2) but that now it was alright. God promised the nation of Israel would return but that Jacob, […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 22, “The Jig Is Up” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 44:1-45:28 Matthew 14:13-36 Psalm 18:37-50 Proverbs 4:11-13

Old Testament:   Genesis 44:1-45:28 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 44:1-45:28  The Jig Is Up Summary:   Joseph tested his brothers by having his steward fill their sacks with grain and money.  He also had an expensive silver cup implanted in Benjamin’s sack, Joseph’s only full brother. The steward stopped the brothers on the way out to […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 21, “The Cost: A Benjamin” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 42:18-43:34 Matthew 13:47-14:12 Psalm 18:16-36 Proverbs 4:7-10

Old Testament:   Genesis 42:18-43:34 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 42:18-43:34    The Cost:  A Benjamin Summary:  Joseph get the boys locked up for three days before sending them back on their way.  He kept brother Simeon as an encouragement for them to come back.  Joseph could overhear eldest brother Rueben saying that they were getting what […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 20, “Cow-towing To Pharaoh” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 41:17-42:17 Matthew 13:24-46 Psalm 18:1-15 Proverbs 4:1-6

Old Testament:   Genesis 41:17-42:17 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 41:17-42:17  Cow-towing To Pharaoh Summary:   Joseph told Pharaoh that both his dreams meant the same thing:  there would be seven years of plenty in Egypt but seven years of famine would follow. Pharaoh was so taken with Joseph that he chose him to be in charge of […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 19, “A Dreamy Guy In Trouble” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 39:1-41:16 Matthew 12:46-13:23 Psalm 17:1-15 Proverbs 3:33-35

Old Testament:   Genesis 39:1-41:16 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 39:1-41:16   A Dreamy Guy In Trouble Summary:   Joseph was put in charge of all Potiphar’s household.  Potiphar’s wife had the hots for Joseph and tried to seduce him.  It was a “no go.”  Joseph fled and left another coat behind him.  Po’s wife was really […]

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