Spiritual Rants: January 14, Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 30:1-31:16 Matthew 10:1-23 Psalm 12:1-8 Proverbs 3:13-15

Old Testament:   Genesis 30:1-31:16 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 30:1-31:16  Star Wars Summary:   Although the appearance-challenged Leah had borne children to Jacob, poor Rachel was barren. Rachel hatched a plan to let Jacob have children with her servant. It worked so Leah did the same thing to get back at her. Jacob’s sons are […]

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Spiritual Rants: January 11, Daily Readings to read through the Bible in a year: Genesis 24:52-26:16 Matthew 8:18-34 Psalm 10:1-15 Proverbs 3:7-8

Old Testament:   Genesis 24:52-26:16 Read this passage /on BibleGateway.com Genesis 24:52-26:16    Rebekah Lit Off Her Camel Summary:   Isaac married Rebekah, whom his father’s servant found for him (Gen. 24: 67).  After Sarah died, Abraham still had a concubine named Keturah. He lived to be 175 years-old.  Ishmael, Hagar’s son, died at age 137.   The Arab-Israeli conflict had its origins […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Don’t Get ‘Gypt’d” September 19 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 30:12-33:9 Galatians 5:1-12 Psalm 63:1-11 Proverbs 23:22

Old Testament:  Isaiah 30:12-33:19 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 30:12-33:19   Don’t Get ‘Gypt’d Chap. 30:12-33   More on the destruction of the Assyrian army and a description of the Millennium. Chap. 31:  Another warning against allying with Egypt. Chap. 32:  The King (v. 1) will reign in the Millennium.  Women are warned who are women “of […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Wising Off” September 12 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 10:1-11:16 2 Corinthians 12:11-21 Psalm 56:1-13 Proverbs 23:6-8

Old Testament:  Isaiah 10:1-11:16 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 10:1-11:16   Opening A New Branch Chap. 10:  Why don’t judges judge justly?  Could it be because they are not at all righteous themselves?  Why do they give such light sentences to people who should be behind bars?  Perhaps, because they are committing similar crimes?  McGee […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Need A Wonderful Counselor?” September 11 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 8:1-9:21 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 Psalm 55:1-23 Proverbs 23:4-5

Old Testament:  Isaiah 8:1-9:21 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 8:1-9:21    Jesus’ Song Chap. 8:  Trivia question:  what is the longest name in the Bible?  Answer: Maher-shalal-hash-baz in verse 3.  The NASB in verse 1 writes out the meaning of the name.  The NIV in verse 1 just translates his name.  The meaning is, “Swift is […]

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