In God We Trust

In God We Trust

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 9 King Asa has determined to walk in the ways of the Lord. He removes the foreign altars and experiences peace for ten years. But in the tenth year of his reign, Zerah the Ethiopian marches against him with...
The Development of a New Religion

The Development of a New Religion

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 8 Rehoboam’s foolish decision regarding Israel’s request for a tax break costs him the kingdom. Ten tribes of Israel rebel against his leadership and turn to Jeroboam, Solomon’s former officer, and make him...
Mourning Trumps Pleasure

Mourning Trumps Pleasure

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 7 “The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth” (Ecc. 7:4). Many theologians believe that Solomon wrote the Song of Songs in his early years, the book...
Life Beyond the Sun

Life Beyond the Sun

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 6 “Then I returned, and I saw vanity under the sun” (Ecclesiastes 4:7).Solomon uses the phrase “under the sun” at least twenty-nine times throughout the book of Ecclesiastes to describe...
A Divided Kingdom

A Divided Kingdom

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 5 “Blessed are the people who know the joyful sound! They walk, O LORD, in the light of Your countenance” (Ps. 89:15). Neither Jeroboam (Solomon’s former administrator) or Rehoboam (Solomon’s son)...
Love Hunger

Love Hunger

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 4 People are hungry—physically, emotionally, relationally, and spiritually. Their brokenness forces them to express this hunger by seeking temporal satisfaction in every realm of their existence. Someone...
Mine!

Mine!

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 3 Toddlers are social terrorists. They understand, “Mine!” and quickly react selfishly toward anyone who threatens their possessions. Selfishness is a part of the sin-DNA download from Adam and Eve; it must...
Laziness and Poverty

Laziness and Poverty

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 2 The sluggard first appears in the Proverbs with a warning, “Go to the ant, you sluggard! Consider her ways and be wise” (6:6). “How long will you slumber, O sluggard? When will you rise from your sleep? A...
Mirror To The Heart

Mirror To The Heart

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), June 1 “The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe” (Prov. 18:10). The unrighteous, however, run everywhere else for security (sex, sleep, laziness, food, gossip, lying,...