Lessons on Prayer

Day 8 Today’s reading is from [youversion]Luke 7:1-11:54[/youversion]. Often I hear people ask why God has not answered their prayers. This can always be a difficult situation since we often do not know the mind of God and what his greater purposes might be. In...

What does real faith look like?

Day 7 Today’s reading was [youversion]Luke 1:1-6:49[/youversion] The Book of Luke has always been my favorite gospel account. I love how Luke is an outsider. He wasn’t one of the disciples. So, he tells the story of Jesus life as an outsider, explaining in...

Marks Alternate Ending

Day 6 Yesterday and today I read the book of Mark on my iPhone through the course of the day. My big question from the book of Matthew has still been very much on my mind as I have been focusing on the words in the book of Mark. The book of Mark does not go into great...

Moving Mountains?

On Christmas and today I finished reading the book of Matthew. But today I write with only a question. It is something I have thought about before but have never come to a clear consensus with my own thoughts on. Here is the scripture that I have been thinking over...

Purpose, Plot, Parables & Faith

Day 2 Today’s reading comes from Matthew Chapter 10 through Chapter 16. Purpose Chapter 10 begins with Jesus sending out his 12 disciples to spread this message. “The Kingdom of Heaven is near.” He gives them very detailed instructions about what to...

Day 1 – 30 Days

Today’s reading was Matthew Chapters 1 through 9. I was able to read these on my lunch break on my iPhone, which may end up being how I read most of the New Testament during this 30 day journey. (using technology for good things, gotta love it.) Todays reading...