When God Sweeps Away the Earth

When God Sweeps Away the Earth

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), August 3 Zephaniah begins prophesying 40-50 years prior to the Babylonian captivity. He speaks of a coming day (“the day of the LORD” is mentioned at least twelve times in the book of Zephaniah)—a...
The “Tough Love” of God

The “Tough Love” of God

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013) – August 2 Sometimes love isn’t tender and sweet; sometimes love is tough. Sometimes God’s love is tough. People may not like to think of God’s tough love, but it is what it is. God speaks to the king’s...
The Tale of Two Cities

The Tale of Two Cities

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), August 1 Josiah inherited a kingdom of idolatry. While cleansing the land of its comprehensive idolatry, however, the Book of the Law was discovered in the Temple (hidden in the place where it should have been...
Looking for Truth

Looking for Truth

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 31 The LORD commands that a search be made of Jerusalem to see if the city possessed one person “who executes judgment, who seeks the truth” (Jer. 5:1). Sadly, in the holy city that houses Israel’s temple...
Fired Up Prophets

Fired Up Prophets

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 30 When God calls Jeremiah, He puts His words in Jeremiah’s mouth, and they burn like fire. The false prophets, however, produce only wind, “‘And the prophets become wind, for the word is not in them. Thus...
Forsaken God

Forsaken God

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 29 Adam and Eve are born with needs: aesthetic, physical, relational, and spiritual. God meets each of those needs in the garden of Eden. The garden is beautiful and plentiful, and they walk with God in its...
God’s Fingerprint

God’s Fingerprint

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 28 Wrinkles and gravity change appearance, but fingerprints never change. An individual’s fingerprints develop six weeks after conception, and they are the last things to decompose after death. Not only...
Singled Out by God

Singled Out by God

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 27 “For thus says the High and Lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is holy: “I dwell in the high and holy place, with him who has a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of...
Isaiah’s Passover Lamb

Isaiah’s Passover Lamb

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 26 After God promises the first couple that a seed from Eve will crush the head of the seed of the serpent, He sacrifices an innocent animal to cover the couple’s nakedness. God provides a substitute in the...
Manufactured Light

Manufactured Light

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 25 “Who among you fears the LORD? Who obeys the voice of His Servant? Who walks in darkness and has no light? Let him trust in the name of the LORD and rely upon his God. Look, all you who kindle a fire,...
Foretelling

Foretelling

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 24 Several times in Isaiah 48, Isaiah mentions the importance of God’s foretelling: “I have declared the former things from the beginning; they went forth from My mouth, and I caused them to hear it....
Words of Comfort

Words of Comfort

The One Year® Chronological Bible, NKJV (Tyndale, 2013), July 23 “The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God stands forever” (Is. 40:8). From the very beginning of Genesis, God speaks. That which is nothing becomes something at the sound...