Bible Challenge – March 2018

SEVEN CHURCHES OF REVELATION Read Revelation 2. How would your church feel if it got a report card from God?  You would probably want all As, right?  And positive marks in the comments section.    No absences, of course.  How fulfilling it would be if God said he saw our hard work and perseverance. We would … Continue reading Bible Challenge – March 2018

Bible Challenge – February 2018

LOVE LINES—Song of Songs (Solomon) Read Song of Songs (Solomon)2 Solomon’s Song of Songs gives us two important communication skills husbands and wives need to perfect to keep the passion alive in their marriages. Husbands need to notice their wives specifically. The man in Song of Songs points out particulars about his wife that he … Continue reading Bible Challenge – February 2018

Bible Challenge – January 2018

BIBLE CHALLENGE FAITHBOOK --GIDEON Read JUDGES 7 If you were heading into war with the most feared enemy of the day, would you prefer swords, spears, and armor, or trumpets, jars, and torches? Think carefully, Swords, spears, and armor can kill an oncoming attacker and defend your body from harm. Trumpets, jars, and torches are … Continue reading Bible Challenge – January 2018

Bible Challenge – December 2017

IT’S TIME Read ECCLESIASTES 3:1-8 Solomon makes a profound statement in Ecclesiastes 3. So profound, the Byrds recorded a song using some of his lyrics called, “Turn, Turn, Turn.” Everything listed in verses 2-8 is is a polar contrast to the adjacent word. Be born and die. Plant and uproot, Kill and heal. Tear down … Continue reading Bible Challenge – December 2017

Bible Challenge – November 2017

ARMOR OF GOD Read Ephesians 6 To go into battle without any armor is either really stupid or really brave. For a warrior to go armorless, he would need to have complete trust in his own skills or complete trust in God’s protection. David knew his own skills with the sling to take down lions … Continue reading Bible Challenge – November 2017

Bible Challenge – October 2017

SET PHASERS TO BLESS - ZADOK Read I Kings 1:32-40 Zadok is one of those names from the Bible that makes you ask, “Who? Never heard of this guy.” Well, if you were King David, then you knew him quite well. Zadok was a priest during his reign. Zadok helped to transport the ark. He … Continue reading Bible Challenge – October 2017

Bible Challenge – September 2017

JERICO - GOOD CONTRACTORS ARE HARD TO FIND Read JOSHUA 6. God gave some interesting instructions to the Israelites in order to defeat the city of Jericho. First they marched around the city once a day for six days. The priests blew the trumpets while the tribe was told not to say a word, but … Continue reading Bible Challenge – September 2017

Bible Challenge – August 2017

BIBLE CHALLENGE FEEDING THE FIVE THOUSAND Read MARK 6:30-44….. As he watched his five-thousand, Jesus saw a need—hunger—and decided to fulfill that need by feeding the large crowd with an abundance of  bread and fish that came out of nowhere. Every gospel account of the story says that everyone who ate that day was satisfied. … Continue reading Bible Challenge – August 2017

Bible Challenge – July 2017

ONE HUNDRED FIFTY YEARS OLD Read Genesis 5….. Genesis 5 contains the genealogies of the people who lived before the Flood. They were unfathomably old, most of them living between seven hundred and nine hundred years. That’s more than six hundred years carrying an AARP card. Our Social Security system would be totally bankrupt, unless … Continue reading Bible Challenge – July 2017

Bible Challenge – June 2017

BIBLICAL REDNECKS—DAVID DANCING Read 2 Samuel 6 Dancing half naked may be one of those moments a president or king would hate to see playing over and over on YouTube. Some have lost their leadership positions because they were caught in such compromising positions. For David this was the moment the people wondered, “Is that … Continue reading Bible Challenge – June 2017