A Drop in the Bucket

It had been a busy time for Jesus and His disciples. They had been in Judea teaching up a storm and baptizing many people (John 4:1-2). 419 more words


The end of Israel: 2 Kings 17

Today’s reading 2 Kings 15-17.

The northern kingdom of Israel fell to the Assyrians two hundred years after they separated from the united kingdom at the time of Solomon’s death. 610 more words

Bible In One Year Devotional

Blind Bartimaeus

“Then they came to Jericho. As Jesus and his disciples, together with a large crowd, were leaving the city, a blind man, Bartimaeus (which means “son of Timaeus”), was sitting by the roadside begging…”- 1,285 more words

The Bible

Enjoying Pesach

The weeks leading up to Pesach are always very much influenced by the fact that they are the weeks leading up to Pesach. In addition to work and all the normal parts of life, you take on this huge project of sorting through all your belongings and cleaning every little corner in your home. 868 more words


Daughter of Zion

I had intended to begin an outline of the Book of Joel today instead of the subject of Zion.  But I think an understanding of who Zion is should come ahead of that. 1,583 more words

Like Lamb to the Slaughter.

But they didn’t make a noise, I add, still fazed, as we walk out of the gravel pathway into the dark patch of grass where we parked, past the IDF tanks and ridiculously camouflaged soldiers. 1,238 more words

Jesus and the Law of Moses

An expert in the law of Moses stood up and asked Jesus the question to see what he would say:-

“Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to have eternal life?” 303 more words

Daily Musings