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Daily Devotional Meditations and a Biblical Perspective on Current Events

A Study Through Ecclesiastes

Facing Reality: Life is Not Fair! (Ecclesiastes 6)

Facing Reality: Life is Not Fair! (Ecclesiastes 6)

Scripture reading - Ecclesiastes 6 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  Our study in the Book of Ecclesiastes continues with King Solomon echoing a sentiment I suggest can be summed up in four words: Life is not fair! Five Strangers That Can Steal...

“To Everything There is a Season” (Ecclesiastes 3)

“To Everything There is a Season” (Ecclesiastes 3)

Scripture reading - Ecclesiastes 3 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  “Ecclesiastes” is a word for a public assembly or congregation and a record of the ponderings of King Solomon, the wisest of men. Rather than a book of happy reflections,...

Three Principles for Happiness and Contentment (Ecclesiastes 1)

Three Principles for Happiness and Contentment (Ecclesiastes 1)

Scripture reading - Ecclesiastes 1; Ecclesiastes 2 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  A Greeting from the Author of Heart of A Shepherd Thank you for being a part of Heart of A Shepherd's daily devotions and Bible studies. This past spring, my...

The Only Place Where Peace and Joy Are Found (Ecclesiastes 2)

The Only Place Where Peace and Joy Are Found (Ecclesiastes 2)

Scripture reading - Ecclesiastes 1; Ecclesiastes 2 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study.  Ecclesiastes 2 * The following is the second of two devotions for today. Ecclesiastes 2 gives us a window into the soul of a backslidden, spiritually destitute...

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

A Vision of the LORD’s Heavenly Glory: The Prophet Ezekiel’s Call (Ezekiel 1; Ezekiel 2)

A Vision of the LORD’s Heavenly Glory: The Prophet Ezekiel’s Call (Ezekiel 1; Ezekiel 2)

Scripture reading - Ezekiel 1; Ezekiel 2   Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. Having concluded our study of the prophecies and lamentations of Jeremiah, we continue our chronological study of the Scriptures in “The Book of the Prophet Ezekiel.”...

Hard Topics

“The Soul That Sinneth, It Shall Die” (Ezekiel 18)

“The Soul That Sinneth, It Shall Die” (Ezekiel 18)

Today’s Scripture reading - Ezekiel 18; Ezekiel 19  Click on this link to translate this Bible study into Hebrew, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, German, Spanish, French, or Portuguese. Please note that this is the first of two Bible studies for today. As we continue our...