Monthly Archives: October 2017

October 8, 2017: Day 49 – I John 2

We can’t really read these verses without having the Gospel of John, chapter 13:34 in front of us.  Here Jesus is with his disciples at the last supper and he gives them a “new commandment” (or in the Latin mandatum … Continue reading

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October 7, 2017: Day 48 – I John 1

There isn’t much of an introduction to I John.  It is believed to be written by the same person who wrote the Gospel of John and who wrote Revelation.  So, this person is the beloved disciple, John.  The author does … Continue reading

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October 6, 2017: Day 47 – II Peter 3

There are a number of fascinating things in this Scripture.  Not the least of which makes me think of this song. You find in this song, at the very end, the verse: the earth will soon dissolve like snow.  It … Continue reading

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October 5, 2017: Day 46 – II Peter 2

So here Peter saves his harshest words for those who at one time walked in the faith and now have turned their back on Jesus.  It seems that he is pointing out specifically people who have turned their back on … Continue reading

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October 4, 2017: Day 45 – II Peter 1

This is one of those Scriptures that is sneaky important.  If you look at vss.19-21 you will see that this Scripture is one of those that people use to stress the authority of Scripture.  I am one of those people.  … Continue reading

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October 3, 2017: Day 44 – I Peter 5

We find this Scripture also in James 4:10, but Peter gives us a chance to hear about how God will lift us up.   In this Scripture we read in Peter’s final exhortation that we need to beware because Satan is … Continue reading

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October 2, 2017: Day 43 – I Peter 4

The strength of this passage for us today can be found in vs.7a.  The first part of vs.7 reminds us of this guy below.   But having said that, keep in mind that we are nearer to the end today than … Continue reading

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October 1, 2017: Day 42 – I Peter 3

There are two topics that we need to address:  from verses 1-8 we hear some words about wives, and in vss.18-19 we find verses which are beneficial to us when we talk about the Apostles’ Creed.  Let’s look at the … Continue reading

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September 30, 2017: Day 41 – I Peter 2

Well, that sure was a long break.  Sorry for the interruption there.  Here we find ourselves in I Peter 2.  I encourage you to read Psalm 34:8 which is lifted up directly here in vs.3.  Taste and see that the … Continue reading

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