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Daily Devotional Meditations and a Biblical Perspective on Current Events

A Study Through 1 Kings

Warning: God is Holy and Just (1 Kings 21)

Warning: God is Holy and Just (1 Kings 21)

Scripture reading - 1 Kings 21; 1 Kings 22 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. Our study of the kings of Israel and Judah continues with today’s Scripture reading, 1 Kings 21 and 22. This is the first of two devotionals and will focus on 1 Kings...

Warning: Dismiss the Prophet to Your Demise (1 Kings 22)

Warning: Dismiss the Prophet to Your Demise (1 Kings 22)

Scripture reading - 1 Kings 21; 1 Kings 22 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. 1 Kings 22 and 2 Chronicles 18 are parallel accounts of the same historical events. The focus of this bonus devotional is 1 Kings 22. 1 Kings 21 concluded with Elijah's...

Popular Devotional Studies

Marriage

Does Character Matter? (2 Chronicles 32; 2 Chronicles 33)

Does Character Matter? (2 Chronicles 32; 2 Chronicles 33)

Scripture reading - 2 Chronicles 32; 2 Chronicles 33 Click on this link to translate this Bible study into Hebrew, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, German, French, Spanish, and Portuguese.  An Introduction to Today’s Study  The question of a leader’s character made headlines...

Prayer

Bible Prophecy: Nebuchadnezzar’s Dream of Four World Empires (Daniel 2)

Bible Prophecy: Nebuchadnezzar’s Dream of Four World Empires (Daniel 2)

Scripture reading - Daniel 2 Click on this link to translate this Bible study into Hebrew, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, German, Spanish, French, or Portuguese. Our study of the Scriptures returns to the Book of Daniel, with a fascinating chapter presenting a future...

Hard Topics

The Party is Over, and No Nation is Insulated from God’s Judgment (Daniel 5; Daniel 6)

The Party is Over, and No Nation is Insulated from God’s Judgment (Daniel 5; Daniel 6)

Scripture reading - Daniel 5; Daniel 6   Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. “HIS Story” Our Scripture reading is Daniel 5 and 6, but today’s devotional will focus solely on Daniel 5. In earlier Bible studies, I observed that the History of the...