Spiritual Rants: January 15, 2020 Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 31:17-32:12 Matthew 10:24-11:6 Psalm 13:1-6 Proverbs 3:16-18

Old Testament:   Genesis 31:17-32:12 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 31:17-32:12   Mesopotamian Idols Summary:   Laban, Rachel’s father, is upset because Jacob and company fled before he, Laban, could throw them a party! Ha. I believe that a lot. Laban is really ticked because his “gods” are missing. I hate when that happens. Jacob tells him to […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 13, Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 28:1-29:35 Matthew 9:18-38 Psalm 11:1-7 Proverbs 3:11-12

Old Testament:   Genesis 28:1-29:35 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 28:1-29:35   Switched At Marriage Summary:   Jacob had a dream about a ladder going to heaven with angels going up and down on it. This is the origin of two famous songs, “We are climbing Jacob’s ladder” and possibly “Stairway to Heaven.” Meanwhile, back at the ranch […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 12, Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 26:17-27:46 Matthew 9:1-17 Psalm 10:16-18 Proverbs 3:9-10

Old Testament:   Genesis 26:17-27:46 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 26:17-27:46   Mideast Conflict Summary:  Well, well: a deep subject, especially when you need water to prosper. God was prospering Isaac making the king’s men jealous so he kept moving further from them. Isaac was pretty worried but God appeared to Him and told him He’d take […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 10, Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 23:1-24:51 Matthew 8:1-17 Psalm 9:13-20 Proverbs 3:1-6

Old Testament:   Genesis 23:1-24:51 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 23:1-24:51     The Perfect Match Summary:   Sarah died at age 127. Abraham sent one of his servants out to find a wife for his son, Isaac. The servant acted like he had a drinking problem. Rebekah solved it and so confirmed she was the one […]

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Spiritual Rants: “You Slay Me” January 9, Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 20:1-22:24 Matthew 7:15-29 Psalm 9:1-12 Proverbs 2:16-22

Old Testament:   Genesis 20:1-22:24 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 20:1-22:24   You Slay Me Summary:  In chapter 20, Abraham didn’t learn his lesson about lying about his wife being his sister to save his own hide.  He does it again.  But God protects both Abraham and Sarah . . . and Abimelech for that matter.  In chapter […]

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