Week 48 Reading Questions 2 Thessalonians-Titus 2

Whole Story Questions: Sunday: Spiritual infants may not be ready for solid food. We think that solid spiritual food is more knowledge and deeper theology. But if maturity is not found in knowledge, then what is the solid food of discipleship? Monday: We all have different spiritual gifts. But just because you’re not gifted in […]

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2 Thessalonians A Dream to Come True

When I was in my early teen years I had a vivid dream that Jesus came back.  It was a beautiful dream in which there was a huge cloud and Jesus in all his radiance was perched on the cloud.  Rays of bright light shone out from him to the earth.  I felt such exuberance.  […]

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1 Timothy Timothy: A Great Example

If someone were to describe your life to other Christians what would they say?  Assuming they were accurate.  This a sobering question.  But it’s one I think about every time I read 1 & 2 Timothy. While Timothy was not an out front person leading the charge like the Apostle Paul, he made quite an […]

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Philippians 4:4-7

“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your […]

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1 Thessalonians 2:8

“We loved you so much that we were delighted to share with you not only the gospel of God but our lives as well, because you had become so dear to us.” 1 Thessalonians 2:8 Rarely does anyone knock on our door or ring our doorbell.  When it does happen, something deep inside of me […]

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2 Corinthians 11-13 Power in Weakness

“My grace is sufficient for you; my power is made perfect in weakness” (2 Cor 12:9) We were under great pressure, far beyond our ability to endure…But this happened that we might not rely on ourselves but on God…” (2 Cor 1:8-9)  Lord, why is it that when life is busy, mostly problem free or […]

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Ephesians 4 Life Worthy of the Calling

Paul opens up this chapter saying “I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received.” He doesn’t say – “life worthy of the Lord.” He could have…we want to! But this emphasis is about each of us receiving a special call…a planned purpose, a Spiritual Gift from God to serve […]

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