Tag Archives: Pharisees

Religious Games (Apr 6)

When it comes to religion, there are some who play the game better than others. They come dressed in their Sunday best. They never miss a service. They are there every time the church door is open. They work hard making sure that everything looks good on the outside. They never admit failure. They try to do all their “religious acts” out in the open so everyone can see. Scrupulous about the details of their performance; every “t” is crossed—every “i” is dotted. Continue reading

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Religious Games (Apr 6)

April 6 Religious Games Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 49:1-13 | Deuteronomy 29:1-30:20 | Luke 11:37-12:7 | Proverbs 12:19-20 Today’s Scripture Focus: Luke 11:37-12:7 Then the Lord said to him, “Now then, you Pharisees clean the outside of the cup and … Continue reading

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Heart Problems (Feb 24)

February 24 Heart Problems Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 31:9-18 | Leviticus 15:1-16:28 | Mark 7:1-23 | Proverbs 10:13-14 Today’s Scripture Focus: Mark 7:1-23 “These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. They worship me … Continue reading

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An Honest Heart (July 14)

July 14 An Honest Heart Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 73:1-14 | I Chronicles 16:37 – 18:17 | Romans 2:1-24 | Proverbs 19:8-9 Today’s Scripture Focus: Romans 2: 1-24 You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for … Continue reading

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Amazed, Delighted or Afraid? (March 5)

March 5 Amazed, Delighted or Afraid? Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 35:11-18 | Numbers 4:1-5:31 | Mark 12:18-37 | Proverbs 10:26 Today’s Scripture Focus: Mark 12:18-37 “And they were amazed at him.” (Matthew 12:17 NIV)”And from then on no one dared … Continue reading

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Heart Problems (Feb 24)

February 24 Heart Problems Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 31:9-18 | Leviticus 15:1-16:28 | Mark 7:1-23 | Proverbs 10:13-14 Today’s Scripture Focus: Mark 7:1-23 “These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. They worship me … Continue reading

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