Posts from March 2019

Daily Focus, March 22, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Job 42:1-17 (“And the Lord restored the fortunes of Job, when he had prayed for his friends.  And the Lord gave Job twice as much as he had before.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted,…

Heart Shields

LightGrams March 21, 2019 Volume 23, Number 12 If someone points a bow and arrow at you, do you know what to do? An unnamed man in Melbourne, Australia provides us with a tactic: Hold up your smartphone. In doing that, the arrow pierced through this man’s phone and saved his life. (The phone, however,…

Daily Focus, March 21, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Job 40:1 – 41:34 (“Dress for action like a man; I will question you, and you make it known to me.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave…

Daily Focus, March 20, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Job 38:1 – 39:30 (“Is it by your understanding that the hawk soars and spreads his wings toward the south?”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.” …

Daily Focus, March 19, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Job 36:1 – 37:24 (“The Almighty – we cannot find Him; He is great in power; justice and abundant righteousness He will not violate.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God…

Daily Focus, March 18, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Job 34:1 – 35:16 (“Of a truth, God will not do wickedly,     and the Almighty will not pervert justice.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.”  Ephesians…

Zombie Lights

LightGrams March 14, 2019 Volume 23, Number 11 Zombies, of course, are not real; let’s get that off the table right now. The fiction that has developed around them, however, is very real. Since the premier of the movie “The Night Of The Living Dead” in 1968, there have been waves of fascination around the…

World’s Largest Maze

LightGrams March 7, 2019 Volume 23, Number 10 When autumn arrives and the frost is on the pumpkin, you can expect to start hearing about corn mazes opening to the public. It’s ironic, don’t you think, that the plant also known as “maize” has led to this cool-weather activity? (A maize maze?) What happens, though,…

Daily Focus, March 7, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Job 16:1 – 17:16 (“My days are past; my plans are broken off, the desires of my heart.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but…

Daily Focus, March 4, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Job 7:1 – 8:17 (“Though a sinner does evil a hundred times and prolongs his life, yet I know that it will be well with those who fear God, because they fear before Him.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “The…