Spiritual Rants: January 28, “Gentlemen, Start Your Ophidians” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Exodus 5:22-7:25 Matthew 18:21-19:12 Psalm 23:1-6 Proverbs 5:22-23

Old Testament:   Exodus 5:22-7:25 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Exodus 5:22-7:25    Gentlemen, Start Your *Ophidians Summary:   At the end of chapter 5, Moses complains to God that instead of getting better, things were getting worse. In chapter 6, God reveals His name to Moses as Yahweh, the Lord.  He tells Moses that getting the Israelites […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 27, “A Real Zippo” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Exodus 4:1-5:21 Matthew 18:1-20 Psalm 22:19-31 Proverbs 5:15-21

Old Testament:   Exodus 4:1-5:21 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Exodus 4:1-5:21   A Real Zippo Summary:  Moses was given the ability to change a staff into a snake, give himself leprosy, and change water into blood.  This was to impress Pharaoh that he needed to let the Israelites worship in the desert. Pharaoh wasn’t impressed.  He made […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 26, “Moses Is Bushed” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Exodus 2:11-3:22 Matthew 17:10-27 Psalm 22:1-18 Proverbs 5:7-14

Old Testament:   Exodus 2:11-3:22 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Exodus 2:11-3:22   Moses Is Bushed Summary:   Moses knocks off an Egyptian but thought no one saw him.  They did, however. Moses fled to western Saudi Arabia, met his wife and father-in-law and had kids. Things got worse in Egypt for the Jews resulting in them cranking […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 25, Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 50:1 – Exodus 2:10 Matthew 16:13-17:9 Psalm 21:1-13 Proverbs 5:1-6

Old Testament:   Genesis 50:1-Exodus 2:10 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 50:1-Exodus 2:10   Two Die, One Is Born Summary:   Jacob was buried.  The boys were afraid that Joseph would take revenge on them.  He didn’t. Joseph died at age 110 and was buried in Egypt.  He made his family promise to take his bones back […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 24, “Reverse Blessings” Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 48:1-49:33 Matthew 15:29-16:12 Psalm 20:1-9 Proverbs 4:20-27

Old Testament: Genesis 48:1-49:33 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 48:1-49:33 Reverse Blessings Summary: Towards the end of Jacob’s life he blessed Joseph’s two sons born to him in Egypt, Manasseh and Ephraim. Though Ephraim was the younger, Jacob blessed him over Manasseh. Then Jacob blessed each of his sons individually with Joseph getting the […]

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