Thursday – April 18, 2024

1 Samuel 3-5; Psalm 23; Acts 6 By Becky Hill Martin Moms have supersonic hearing. We can tell that’s our kid crying at the daycare from 3 blocks away through a construction zone during rush hour. With my head buried in the closet in the back of the house, I can hear my husband getting into […]

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Wednesday – April 17, 2024

1 Samuel 1-2; Psalm 120; Acts 5 by Faith Brady Again a mother makes a Nazarite vow for her unborn child.  It didn’t turn out so well for Samson but Samuel is a different story.  As Samuel is ministering in the temple with Eli remember he is just a boy.  1 Samuel 2:26 reminds me of Luke 2:52 “And […]

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Tuesday – April 16, 2024

Ruth 3-4; Psalm 37; Acts 4 “There is salvation in no one else! God has given no other name under heaven by which we must be saved.” (Acts 4:12) Jesus is the “the way, the truth, and the life” (John 14:6). Not one of the “ways.” He was not telling a lie, and if we […]

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Friday – April 12, 2024

Judges 19-21; Acts 2 by Kelli Smith Simpkins “Peter replied, ‘Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.” Acts 2:38 Boy, did the Israelites get a wakeup call in this chapter, or what?! When […]

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Thursday – April 11, 2024

Judges 17-18; Psalm 21; Acts 1 by Becky Hill Martin “You must not make for yourself an idol of any kind or an image of anything in the heavens or on the earth or in the sea. You must not bow down to them or worship them, for I, the LORD your God, am a jealous […]

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Wednesday – April 10, 2024

Judges 12-16; Psalm 146; Luke 24 by Faith Brady What word do you use to identify a group of people?  ‘Y’all’ tells me you are from the South. ‘You’s guys’ tells me you are WRONG!!  😛 In verse 6 “they said to him, “Then say Shibboleth,” and he said, “Sibboleth,” for he could not pronounce it right. […]

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Tuesday – April 9, 2024

Judges 9-11; Psalm 17; Luke 23  And Jesus replied, “I assure you, today you will be with me in paradise.” – Luke 23:43 Jesus. Simple and direct belief in Jesus. “We deserve to die for our crimes, but this man hasn’t done anything wrong.” Then he said, “Jesus, remember me when you come into your Kingdom.” […]

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Friday – April 5, 2024

Joshua 4-6; Luke 21 by Kelli Smith Simpkins “There will be signs in the sun, moon, and the stars. On the earth, nations will be in anguish and perplexity at the roaring and tossing of the sea.” Luke 21:25 You’ve probably heard by now that this Monday, April 8th will be the next solar eclipse. […]

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Thursday – April 4, 2024

Joshua 1-3; Psalm 16; Luke 20 by Becky Hill Martin Joshua 2:11 …For the Lord your God is the supreme God of the heavens above and the earth below. How incredible is it that God used Rahab, a brave and bold woman, to hide Joshua’s spies? Now – Rahab wasn’t some picture-perfect, pearl-wearing-50s-sitcom housewife who darkened […]

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Wednesday – April 3, 2024

Joshua 22-24; Psalm 116; Luke 19 by Faith Brady Be very careful, therefore, to love the Lord your God. – Joshua 23:11 Joshua knew that the Israelites would be tempted by the gods of their neighbors.  They would be so easily swayed when he was gone.  Remember it only took 40 days for them to build a golden calf […]

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