Blog

Subscribe to the RSS Feed
  • Featured Posts
  • All Posts

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 13: Luke 17 - Temptation, Forgiveness and Faith...

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

This week's Scripture passage is Luke 17. (Click here for a PDF of this week's study.) In verses 1-4, Jesus warns us about being a temptation to sin to others. We are to live our lives in such a way to encourage, serve and help others rather than doing anything that might cause another to stumble or sin. He also commands us to rebuke each other when we sin and to forg...

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 12: Luke 16 -The Parables of a Dishonest Manager & Lazarus...

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

In Luke 16, Jesus continues His teaching; confronting the Pharisees and instructing His disciples. He teaches two parables concerning the faithful, righteous use of money, gives insight into the Law and His Kingdom, and makes a short but powerful statement about divorce, remarriage, and adultery....

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 11: Luke 15 - The Lost Sheep, Lost Coin & Prodigal

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

By teaching these 3 parables in this chapter, Jesus demonstrates that God not only receives sinners, but He intentionally seeks them out! And that there is great rejoicing when even one sinner repents! ...

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 10: John 10 - The Door, The Good Shepherd, One with the Father

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

In John 10, Jesus continues to reveal more of His identity, His mission, and His motives....

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 9: Luke 14 - Prideful Hard Hearts & the Gospel of Mercy

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

In Luke 14, Jesus again confronts the hard hearts of the Pharisees. He also deals with pride, apathy, and lukewarm commitment disguised as busyness. He also teaches that those originally invited into the Kingdom will not respond (Israel), and therefore others (Gentiles) will be invited and will respond. He does this by way of parables, showing that His gospel is to be pre...

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 8: Luke 13 - Continuing toward Jerusalem, The Narrow Door

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

In Luke 13, Jesus continues His ministry, with His intention to go to Jerusalem one final time. (v. 22, 31-35). Also confirmed in Luke 9:51 where He 'set His face’ to go to Jerusalem....

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 7: John 9 - Jesus Heals a Man of Physical & Spiritual Blindness

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

This week's Scripture passage is John 9. (Click here for a PDF of this week's study.) John 9 is a tender, fascinating and insightful account of Jesus' powerful Sabbath day encounter with a man blind from birth. The chapter begins with Jesus and His disciples meeting the blind man and then Jesus healing him. The chapter ends with the man healed from his spiritual blindn...

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 6: Luke 12:35-59 -Living Obedient, Ready & Expecting His Return

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

In Luke 12:35-48, Jesus commands us to live a life ready, filled with faithful stewardship and service and prepared for His return. ...

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 5: Luke 12:1-34 - Living a Life Devoted to God and His Kingdom

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

In Luke 12, Jesus gives us some tremendous promises but also some very direct warnings and sobering teaching. This week we will cover verses 1-34. ...

Keep Reading

Spring 2021 Bible Reading Plan, Week 4: Luke 11 - The Lord's Prayer, Blessings, Woes and Warning

SPRING21BIBLEREADING

This week's Scripture passage is Luke 11. (Click here for a PDF of this week's study.) We have a special Prayer Night this week on Friday February 26, from 7:00-8:00pm. Our focus will be the importance of being united in and devoted to prayer, particularly in the advancement of the Gospel in El Paso, our region and the world. We will be focusing on prayers of the early...

Keep Reading