Posts by Tim Hall

Daily Focus, January 19, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Zephaniah 2:1 – 3:20 (“And he will stretch out his hand against the north and destroy Assyria, and he will make Nineveh a desolation, a dry waste like the desert.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Enter by the narrow gate. …

Daily Focus, January 18, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Habakkuk 3:1 – Zephaniah 1:18 (“God, the Lord, is my strength; He makes my feet like the deer’s; He makes me tread on my high places.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Enter by the narrow gate.  For the gate is…

Finding The Good Samaritan

LightGrams January 17, 2019 Volume 23, Number 3 “Where’s Waldo” was a popular series of books that debuted in America in 1987. Each book had several pages of drawings in which the reader was challenged to find Waldo. “What an easy challenge!” one might have first thought. Waldo was dressed in a red and white…

Daily Focus, January 17, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Habakkuk 1:1 – 2:20 (“But the Lord is in his holy temple; let all the earth keep silence before him.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Enter by the narrow gate.  For the gate is wide and the way is easy…

Daily Focus, January 16, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Nahum 3:1-19 (“Woe to the bloody city, all full of lies and plunder—no end to the prey!”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Enter by the narrow gate.  For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to…

Daily Focus, January 15, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Nahum 1:1 – 2:13 (“The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; he knows those who take refuge in him.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Enter by the narrow gate.  For the gate is wide and the…

daily focus, January 14, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Micah 7:1-20 (“Who is a God like You, pardoning iniquity and passing over transgression for the remnant of His inheritance?  He does not retain His anger forever, because He delights in steadfast love.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Enter by…

From Thrifty To Lavish

LightGrams January 10, 2019 Volume 23, Number 2 An $11 million bequest from WHO? Alan Naiman? Wasn’t he the fellow who used duct tape to repair his shoes? Who always drove old cars? Whose idea of taking good friends to lunch meant going to a fast food restaurant? Yes, that Alan Naiman. After his death…

Daily Focus, January 7, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Obadiah 1:1-21 (“Saviors shall go up to Mount Zion to rule Mount Esau, and the kingdom shall be the Lord’s. “) This Week’s Memory Verse: “But solid food is for the mature, for those who have their powers of…

Problems With Apples

LightGrams January 3, 2019 Volume 23, Number 1 The world is abuzz this morning with stories about Apple, manufacturer of computers and smartphones. The news centers around Tim Cook’s warning to investors on January 2 to expect lower sales numbers. The Apple CEO noted a slowdown in sales in China, a market responsible for about…