Warning: “When the Wicked Beareth Rule, the People Mourn.” (2 Chronicles 23)

Warning: “When the Wicked Beareth Rule, the People Mourn.” (2 Chronicles 23)

Scripture reading – 2 Chronicles 23 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. The drama in today’s Scripture reading is rich and vivid. Keeping all the names in order is a challenge, even for some who have been immersed in the Scriptures for...
“The Hand that Rocks the Cradle” (Proverbs 31)

“The Hand that Rocks the Cradle” (Proverbs 31)

Scripture reading – Proverbs 31, 1 Kings 12 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. The “virtuous woman” is the subject of Proverbs 31, perhaps the most beloved of all the Proverbs because it addresses the most central figure in life apart...
Few Things Are as Nauseating as One Who Praises Himself. (Proverbs 27)

Few Things Are as Nauseating as One Who Praises Himself. (Proverbs 27)

Scripture reading – Proverbs 27 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. Our brief study of Proverbs continues with chapter 27. Though the chapter is filled with golden nuggets of “uncommon common sense,” the focus of today’s devotional will be...
Is There a “Karen” Haunting Your Life? (Proverbs 26)

Is There a “Karen” Haunting Your Life? (Proverbs 26)

Scripture reading – Proverbs 25; Proverbs 26 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  This is the second of two Bible studies for today. The first devotion was taken from Proverbs 25:6-7. This second one is from Proverbs 26 and will consider one...
Virtuous Manhood or Toxic Masculinity: A History Study in Human Character (1 Kings 2)

Virtuous Manhood or Toxic Masculinity: A History Study in Human Character (1 Kings 2)

Scripture Reading – 1 Kings 2 Click on this link for translations of today’s Bible study. Our chronological study of the Scriptures continues in 1 Kings and gives us a glimpse of history long past (some 3,000 years ago). For those who query why the Old Testament...
“Speak, For Thy Servant Heareth” (1 Samuel 2; 1 Samuel 3)

“Speak, For Thy Servant Heareth” (1 Samuel 2; 1 Samuel 3)

Click on this link to translate today’s devotion into German, Spanish, Italian, Urdu, Portuguese, and Russian. Scripture reading – 1 Samuel 2-3 Before she conceived, Hannah promised the LORD she would give her firstborn son to Him. Her prayers were...