A Promise From God and Impossible Circumstances

A Promise From God and Impossible Circumstances

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), January 8 God’s promise to Abraham requires a waiting period of twenty-five years. Barrenness of womb prevents the couple from doing for themselves what God had promised to do for them. The passing of...
Weekly Review: Life Outside of Eden

Weekly Review: Life Outside of Eden

In the beginning, when God creates man and woman, He lives in relationship with them, even walking with them in the cool of the day in the Garden of Eden. He does so, that is, until man doubts God’s goodness, disbelieves His Word, eats the fruit from the forbidden...
The Difference Between Faith and Presumption?

The Difference Between Faith and Presumption?

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), January 7  After nearly forty years of walking with God, Abraham doesn’t blink an eye when God instructs him to take Isaac up on the mount and offer him to the Lord (Gen. 22). Abraham has learned a number of...
One Choice, Many Consequences

One Choice, Many Consequences

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), January 6 God gives man the freedom to make choices, but the consequences are out of man’s hands. Had Eve known that eating the piece of fruit from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil would cost her the...
Waiting On God

Waiting On God

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), January 5 “So Sarai said to Abram, ‘See now, the LORD has restrained me from bearing children. Please, go in to my maid; perhaps I shall obtain children by her’” (Gen. 16:2). Like a playground bully, the passage...
Progenitor of a Nation

Progenitor of a Nation

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), January 4 The ten generations following the flood fill the earth with idolatrous people, including Shem’s descendants, one of whom is Terah, Abraham’s father. Joshua 24:2 fills in the informational gap in...
Noah: Man of Faith, Preacher of Righteousness

Noah: Man of Faith, Preacher of Righteousness

One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), January 3 Ten generations and more than 2,000 years have passed when Noah, descendent of Seth, arrives on a scene of earthly violence and near total corruption—people drowning in sin. God appears to him and promises...
The Two Paths in Life

The Two Paths in Life

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), January 2 A predator mars the beauty of the garden when he enters the garden. He speaks to the woman, not because she is weaker, but because her knowledge of God’s instructions is...
Let the Story Begin!

Let the Story Begin!

One Year Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013) – January 1 God’s story begins with God, revealing crucial insights into His power and person: God speaks; nothingness becomes substantial, and chaos becomes ordered. God assesses what He creates, names it, and...