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Daily Devotional Meditations and a Biblical Perspective on Current Events

A Study Through Galatians

 

Don’t Quit! (Galatians 6)

Scripture reading – Galatians 6 Today’s Scripture reading concludes our study of the Epistle to the Galatians. Previous chapters answered enemies who attacked the doctrine of salvation by grace, and were an exposition on the Law and grace of God through Christ. You...

Contending for the Gospel of Grace (Galatians 2; Galatians 3)

Scripture reading – Galatians 2; Galatians 3 We are continuing our study in Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians. Our Scripture reading is Galatians 2 and 3 with the focus of this devotional being limited to chapter 2. We considered in our prior study Paul’s defense of his...

“The Gospel: God’s Grace Through Christ” (Galatians 1)

Scripture reading – Galatians 1 Our chronological study of the Scriptures brings us to Paul’s Epistle to believers living in Galatia (modern Turkey). Ancient Galatia was due north of the isle of Cyprus, and was a thriving Roman province in the 1stcentury. The Greeks...

Marvelous Grace! (Acts 15; Acts 16)

Scripture reading – Acts 15; Acts 16 I introduced you to James, the author of the Epistle of James, in a prior devotional. He was believed to be the half-brother of Jesus (Galatians 1:19), and the head of the church in Jerusalem (Acts 12:17). That same James appears...

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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 Cry for Mercy, and the Fruit of Peace (Psalm 74; Psalm 79)

A Cry for Mercy, and the Fruit of Peace (Psalm 74; Psalm 79)

Scripture reading - Psalm 74; Psalm 79 Click on this link for translations of this Bible study. Today’s Scripture reading might seem to interrupt the flow of our studies in the Book of Jeremiah; however, you will notice Psalm 74 and Psalm 79 appear to be contemporary...

Hard Topics

Is Anything Too Hard for the LORD? (Jeremiah 32)

Is Anything Too Hard for the LORD? (Jeremiah 32)

Scripture reading - Jeremiah 32   Click on this link to translate this Bible study into Hebrew, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, German, Spanish, or French. Our study of the Book of Jeremiah brings us to “the tenth year of Zedekiah king of Judah, which was the...