Daily Bible Reading Devotional [Genesis 45:1-15]-August 13, 2017

Joseph with Jacob in Egypt by, Pontormo in 1518

Scripture Reading(s) Genesis 45:1-15 45:1 Then Joseph could no longer control himself before all those who stood by him, and he cried out, “Send everyone away from me.” So no one stayed with him when Joseph made himself known to his brothers. 45:2 And he wept so loudly that the Egyptians heard it, and the … Read more

Daily Bible Reading Devotional [John 6:60-65]-August 12, 2017

Jacopo Tintoretto - Christ at the Sea of Galilee

Scripture Reading(s) John 6:60-65 60 When many of his disciples heard it, they said, “This is a hard saying; who can listen to it?” 61 But Jesus, knowing in himself that his disciples were grumbling about this, said to them, “Do you take offense at this? 62 Then what if you were to see the Son of Man ascending to where he was … Read more

Daily Bible Reading Devotional [Romans 10:5-15]-August 11, 2017

Rembrandt, Phillip baptizing the eunich

Scripture Reading(s) Romans 10:5-15 10:5 Moses writes concerning the righteousness that comes from the law, that “the person who does these things will live by them.” 10:6 But the righteousness that comes from faith says, “Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’” (that is, to bring Christ down) 10:7 “or ‘Who … Read more

Daily Bible Reading Devotional [1 Kings 19:9-18]-August 10, 2017

Scripture Reading(s) 1 Kings 19:9-18 19:9 At that place he came to a cave, and spent the night there. Then the word of the LORD came to him, saying, “What are you doing here, Elijah?” 19:10 He answered, “I have been very zealous for the LORD, the God of hosts; for the Israelites have forsaken … Read more

Daily Bible Reading Devotional [Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28]-August 9, 2017

Damiano Mascagni, Joseph Sold Into Slavery by His Brothers

Scripture Reading(s) Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28 37:1 Jacob settled in the land where his father had lived as an alien, the land of Canaan. 37:2 This is the story of the family of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was shepherding the flock with his brothers; he was a helper to the sons of Bilhah and … Read more

Daily Bible Reading Devotional [Matthew 14:13-21]-August 8, 2017

John 6 Bread of Life

Scripture Reading(s) Matthew 14:13-21 14:13 Now when Jesus heard this, he withdrew from there in a boat to a deserted place by himself. But when the crowds heard it, they followed him on foot from the towns. 14:14 When he went ashore, he saw a great crowd; and he had compassion for them and cured … Read more