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...
#BibleLiteracyMovement

#BibleLiteracyMovement

Every story that ranks in The New York Times Top Ten Best Books introduces interesting characters in a captivating plot that magnetically attracts the attention of millions of readers. No book, however, has sold more copies than the Bible. The sacred story of the...
Bible Bookends

Bible Bookends

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), December 31 The final two chapters of the Book of the Revelation of Jesus Christ mirror the first two chapters in Genesis. These four chapters are bookends to the entire story of the Bible. In the beginning God...
Overcomers

Overcomers

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), December 29 “They overcame him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, and they did not love their lives to the death” (Rev. 12:11). The Apostle John describes believers as overcomers...
No Lost Tribes

No Lost Tribes

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), December 28 God promised Abraham that He would make him a great nation and that through his seed He would bless all the families of the earth (Gen. 12:3). The story of the Bible tracks Abraham’s descendants,...
Churches Possess Personalities and Problems

Churches Possess Personalities and Problems

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), December 27 “To the angel of the church of Ephesus . . . Smyra . . . Pergamos . . . Thyatira . . . Sardis. . .  Philadelphia . . . Laodicea” (Rev. 2:1; 2:8; 2:12; 2:18; 3:1; 3:7; 3:14.) Churches come in...
Never Too Old For God

Never Too Old For God

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), December 26 The Apostle John is an old man (92 years of age) living as a prisoner on a penal colony when his life is interrupted by a voice and a revelation. He testifies, “I was in the Spirit on the LORD’s Day,...