God and Good Prevails

Today’s reading: Psalm 64:1-10 Psalm 64 is a good reminder from David that although it may seem to us like evil and sinful people are succeeding, that God is aware of all that is taking place, He is in control and He will ultimately make things right. When we...

Searching Questions

Today’s reading: Psalm 63:1-11 Whenever I read Psalm 63 (which is often because it’s a favorite for me) it prompts me to do a little soul searching. As I progress through this song verse by verse, I ask myself questions based on the descriptive way David...

Subtle Pride

Today’s reading: 2 Kings 20:12-21; 2 Chronicles 32:24-33 Hezekiah was a strong leader who did a mighty work for God as the king of Judah. But in the latter years of his reign, his attitude and thinking became prideful. The wealth and prosperity God had given...

Not Entitled

Today’s reading: 2 Kings 20:1-11; 1 Peter 4:12-13 Around the same time as Hezekiah’s altercation with Sennacherib, a time when Hezekiah is faithfully serving and following God, he becomes deathly ill. The message given to Hezekiah is that he is going to...

God Revealing

Today’s reading: 2 Kings 19:20-37 Whenever I come to passages where we’re told that God is speaking (“Thus says the Lord,” “The Lord said,” “Hear the word of the Lord”) I perk up because I like to read these particular...