Daily Focus, March 28, 2020

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Luke 18:1-43 (“For it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle thna for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Why are you cast down, O my…

Daily Focus, March 27, 2020

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Luke 17:1-37 (“Was no one found to return and give praise to God except this foreigner?”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me?  Hope in God;…

Toilet Paper Calculators

LightGrams March 26, 2020 Volume 24, Number 11 The photo I received summed up the situation before us: Pictured was a Las Vegas style gaming table. Instead of poker chips, there were rolls of toilet paper instead. Do I need to explain the meaning of this to anyone in the U.S.? We’re not alone. Yahoo…

Daily Focus, March 26, 2020

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Luke 16:1 – 31 (“No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and money.”)…

Daily Focus, March 25, 2020

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Luke 15:1-32 (“But when he came to himself, he said, ‘How many of my father’s hired servants have more than enough bread, but I perish here with hunger!’”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Why are you cast down, O my…

Daily Focus, March 24, 2020

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Luke 14:1-35 (“For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me?  Hope…

Daily Focus, March 23, 2020

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Luke 13:1-35 (“No, I tell you, but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me?  Hope in God; for…

Singing From Their Windows

LightGrams March 19, 2020 Volume 24, Number 10 China has been hit hard by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). A recent report shows that over 3,200 have died from its effects. What is more alarming, perhaps, is that in Italy the number of those who have succumbed to COVID-19 is only slightly less, almost 3,000. Italy’s…

Daily Focus, March 13, 2020

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Luke 57:1-39 (“I have not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “When Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews who had come with her also weeping, he was deeply moved in his…

Gyms Without Fans

LightGrams March 12, 2020 Volume 24, Number 9 The World Health Organization yesterday officially declared that there is a pandemic. COVID-19 (the coronavirus), which started in China late last year, has now spread into communities in the United States. Many measures have been announced which are aimed at containing the virus, to keep it from…