Pointless and Empty

Today’s reading: Ecclesiastes 1:1-11 Today we begin our trek through Ecclesiastes. King Solomon, King David’s son and the wisest man to ever live, is the author of this Book, which delivers a strong message on meaningful living. Solomon is, no doubt, a...

Lessons From Esther

Today’s reading: Esther 1-10 I hope you enjoyed reading through the Book of Esther and learning about how God used Esther and Mordecai to save the Jews. It is a story that is rich in details and history, but also rich in lessons we can learn from the different...

Unexpecting But Ready

Today’s reading: Esther 10:1-3 The Book of Esther concludes with comments about Mordecai. And when you look back at this Book, Mordecai is as much a key player in saving the Jews as Esther. It was Mordecai that sent the message to Esther telling her that perhaps...

Remembering

Today’s reading: Esther 9:19-32 After the Jews were allowed to defend themselves and get relief from their enemies, they came together for “a day for gladness and feasting, as a holiday” (vs. 19). Shortly after this, Mordecai records all the events...

Just God

Today’s reading: Psalm 94:1-23 The words being lifted to God by the psalmist in Psalm 94 drew me in and spoke to my heart. The psalmist is upset and troubled by the sin and unjust behaviors he is observing and experiencing. So he cries out to God, pointing out...