Hey brothers and sisters, Sorry I missed yesterday's Read Through the Bible post! 😦 Had what seemed like an anaphylactic reaction (not sure to what) a couple days ago, and had to take it extra easy for a while afterwards. I then tried working on posting last night, and fell asleep on the floor in … Continue reading Sorry Guys!
We made it through Luke! Now for the very unique (yet still consistent) gospel of John. 🙂 But first! Some thoughts from Luke. And a few quotes highlighted or revisited from the book. 🙂 Luke 4 When Satan tempts Jesus, Jesus responds with Scripture. The third time (assuming these temptations are recorded chronologically), it seems … Continue reading Thoughts on Luke
Finished: Mark Next stop: Luke! Gonna take this day away from posting for our Read Through the Bible series, and let some of us (*raises hand*) catch up on reading. Yeahhhhhh...so I'm admitting here that I post the Bible readings generally before actually completely reading them (though I do eventually get around to reading them, … Continue reading Taking a Break Today
Jesus Heals on the Sabbath He entered again into a synagogue; and a man was there whose hand was withered. They were watching Him to see if He would heal him on the Sabbath, so that they might accuse Him. He said to the man with the withered hand, “Get up and come forward!” And He said to them, “Is it lawful to do … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #31 – Mark Chapter 3
Well, we've made it through our first book in our Read Through the Bible journey! Next up: the gospel of Mark. The exciting thing about rereading the gospel story in Mark - just after reading it in Matthew - is that we get to compare the perspectives and accounts right away. We can juxtapose those … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – A Few Words About Mark
A Paralytic Healed Getting into a boat, Jesus crossed over the sea and came to His own city. And they brought to Him a paralytic lying on a bed. Seeing their faith, Jesus said to the paralytic, “Take courage, son; your sins are forgiven.” And some of the scribes said to themselves, “This fellow blasphemes.” And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, “Why are you thinking evil in your hearts? Which … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #9 – Matthew Chapter 9
The Temptation of Jesus Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. And after He had fasted forty days and forty nights, He then became hungry. And the tempter came and said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread.” But He answered and said, “It is written, … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #4 – Matthew Chapter 4