Daily Focus, February 23, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 20:1-31 (“Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, ‘I have seen the Lord’—and that he had said these things to her.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life; whoever does not obey…

Daily Focus, February 22, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 19:1-42 (“When Jesus had received the sour wine, He said, ‘It is finished,’ and He bowed His head and gave up His spirit.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life; whoever does not…

A Sleep-Anywhere Kind Of Guy

LightGrams February 21 2019 Volume 23, Number 8 Justin Koerner’s story was unbelievable – except it was true. His car ended up in a yard one recent Sunday morning, and Justin was found sleeping inside. The Newark, New Jersey police assumed he was drunk, but he passed their field sobriety tests. Security cameras in the…

Daily Focus, February 21, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 18:1-40 (“Now Simon Peter was standing and warming himself. So they said to him, ‘You also are not one of his disciples, are you?’ He denied it and said, ‘I am not.’”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Whoever believes…

Daily Focus, February 20, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 17:1-26 (“I do not ask that You take them out of the world, but that You keep them from the evil one.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life; whoever does not obey…

Daily Focus, February 19, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 16:1-33 (“I came from the Father and have come into the world, and now I am leaving the world and going to the Father.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life; whoever does…

Daily Focus, February 18, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 15:1-27 (“I am the vine; you are the branches. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Whoever believes…

Daily Focus, February 16, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 14:1-31 (“Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk…

Daily Focus, February 15, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: John 13:1-38 (“A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, that you love one another.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for…

A Valuable Story

LightGrams February 14 2019 Volume 23, Number 7 Cathy McAllister was just doing her job, the same as she had been doing for the past six years. She volunteers her time in Phoenix, Arizona going through donated books that ultimately are sold at the state fair for charities. When she came to a copy of…