Mine’s The Biggest!

LightGrams August 16, 2018 Volume 22, Number 29 Danny Vester has hit pay dirt – again. A story on August 15 reported that a cantaloupe he grew has been certified by the North Carolina Agriculture Commission as the biggest ever recorded. His cantaloupe weighed in at 65.9 pounds, which is considerably bigger than what I…

Daily Focus, August 16, 2018

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: 2 Corinthians 7:1 – 8:24 (“For godly grief produces a repentance that leads to salvation without regret, whereas worldly grief produces death.“) This Week’s Memory Verse: “If we say we have fellowship with Him while we walk in darkness,…

Daily Focus, August 15, 2018

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:1 – 6:18 (“For He says, ‘In a favorable time I listened to you, and in a day of salvation I have helped you.’  Behold, now is the favorable time; behold, now is the day of salvation.”)…

Daily Focus, August 14, 2018

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: 2 Corinthians 3:1 – 4:18 (“Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.“) This Week’s Memory Verse: “If we say we have fellowship with Him while we walk in darkness,…

Daily Focus, August 13, 2018

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: 2 Corinthians 1:1 – 2:17 (“As surely as God is faithful, our word to you has not been Yes and No.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “If we say we have fellowship with Him while we walk in darkness, we…

Daily Focus, August 11, 2018

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: 1 Corinthians 15:1 – 16:24 (“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:…

Daily Focus, August 4, 2018

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: 1 Corinthians 3:1 – 4:21 (“For we are God’s fellow workers. You are God’s field, God’s building.“) This Week’s Memory Verse: “It is too light a thing that you should be my servant to raise up the tribes of…

Lizards Hanging On

LightGrams August 2, 2018 Volume 22, Number 27 An interesting article appeared in a recent issue of “Nature” magazine. Researchers from Harvard University were studying lizards in the Turks and Caicos Islands when hurricanes hit the area, forcing them to evacuate. They returned a few weeks later to see the effects the storms had on…

Born With Benefits

LightGrams July 26, 2018 Volume 22, Number 26 Is this the beginning of a new place to have babies? Is it true that Chik-fil-A now offers delivery service? There are traces of truth in both of the above statements. The story happened on July 20 in San Antonio, Texas when Falon Griffin began banging on…

Daily Focus, July 20, 2018

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Leviticus 9:1 – 10:20 (“Then Aaron lifted up his hands toward the people and blessed them, and he came down from offering the sin offering and the burnt offering and the peace offerings.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “In him…