Posts from May 2012

Chapter 16 – The Beginning of the End

2 Kings 17-19 Isaiah 3, 6, 13-14, 49, 53 Introduction to the Reading: This morning I replaced the brakes on my motorcycle. Not only did I have to replace the pads, I also had to replace the rotor as well. It actually went pretty well. I have a stand that I can put the bike…

Chapter 15 – God’s Messengers

1 Kings 17-19 2 Kings 2, 4, 6 Hosea 4-5, 8-9, 14 Amos 1, 3-5, 9Quicky Quiz:I remember when I was in school how much I hated quizzes, but if I was a teacher I’d have quizzes every day. The reason is that they reinforce what you learned, and also give a good starting point for…

Chapter 14 – A Kingdom Torn in Two

1 Kings 12-16 Introduction to the Reading: What is the hardest decision that you have had to make? I know one of my toughest decisions was where I wanted to go to college. I think one of the reasons it was tough was because I had some time to decide, and I knew the decision could…

Mother’s Day

Hello Friends, This Sunday of course is Mother’s Day. I’m thinking about this because I just got back a couple days ago from a brief trip to El Paso, Texas where my Grandma and Grandpa live. I got to preach at their church this past Sunday and spend some quality time with them. My Grandparents…

Chapter 13 – The King Who Had It All

1 Kings 1-8, 10-112 Chronicles 5-7Proverbs 1-3, 6, 20-21Introduction to the Reading: A few weeks ago, as I mentioned in a previous post, I got a promotion at work. I’ll admit I am rather excited and of course told a few people. One thing I found interesting is how people react to the news. The basic…