Daily Focus, April 19, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Psalm 55:1 – 57:11 (“Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful to me, for in You my soul takes refuge; in the shadow of Your wings I will take refuge, till the storms of destruction pass by.”) This…

Is This Your Ring?

LightGrams April 18, 2019 Volume 23, Number 15 An unnamed lady who works at a Sam’s Club store in Houston found a ring three years ago. It was a class ring from The University of Houston, and had apparently been dropped into a case of water. The lady took it home, thinking she would try…

Daily Focus, April 18, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Psalm 51:1 – 54:7 (“Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the…

Daily Focus, April 17, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Deuteronomy 33:1 – 34:12 (“So Moses the servant of the Lord died there in the land of Moab, according to the word of the Lord, and he buried him in the valley in the land of Moab opposite Beth-peor;…

Daily Focus, April 16, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Deuteronomy 31:1 – 32:52 (“And the Lordcommissioned Joshua the son of Nun and said, ‘Be strong and courageous, for you shall bring the people of Israel into the land that I swore to give them. I will be with…

Daily Focus, April 15, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Deuteronomy 29:1 – 30:20 (“For this commandment that I command you today is not too hard for you, neither is it far off.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom…

My Place In The Book

LightGrams April 11, 2019 Volume 23, Number 14 Most have heard of the Guinness Book Of World Records. This annual publication has been around since 1951, and is now published in over 100 countries in 23 different languages. An article in Newsweek magazine (9/28/18) reports that Guinness has more than 40,000 records in their database,…

Daily Focus, April 6, 2019

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Deuteronomy 23:1 – 24:22 (“If you make a vow to the Lord your God, you shall not delay fulfilling it, for the Lord your God will surely require it of you, and you will be guilty of sin.”) This…

The Passengers Were Few

LightGrams April 4, 2019 Volume 23, Number 13 If you have flown commercially in the last 10 years or so, you’ll be just a little envious of Skirmantas Strimaitis. This man from Lithuania was headed to northern Italy and bought a ticket on an airline. The fare was a bit more expensive than usual, as…