Category Archives: Bible Reading

Readings for the week of Oct. 21, 2018

The First Reading is from the book of Ecclesiastes, 5:10-20. Ecclesiastes is part of the section of the Bible called Wisdom Literature (Job through Song of Solomon). The writer of Ecclesiastes reflects on life, and tries to get the reader … Continue reading

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Readings for the week of Oct. 14, 2018

The First Reading is recorded in Amos 5:6-7, 10-15. Amos was a prophet to the Northern Kingdom of Israel, sent to warn God’s people to repent or disaster would come. As you read through the message of Amos notice what … Continue reading

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Readings for Oct. 7. 2018

The First Reading is recorded in Genesis 2:18-25. In the first two chapters of Genesis we see God creating all that there is. His word is the means of creation – God said it, and it came to be. A … Continue reading

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Readings for Sept. 30, 2018

The First Reading, recorded in Numbers 11:4-6, 10-16, and 24-29, has a lot packed into it. The first part of the reading is filled with complaining: the people, whom God has rescued from slavery in Egypt, now want to go … Continue reading

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Readings for the week of September 23, 2018

The First Reading, recorded in Jeremiah 11:18-20, is a personal account from the prophet Jeremiah about the way he was being treated by the people around him. They did not want to hear his message, and plotted against him. Jeremiah … Continue reading

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Bible readings for the week of September 16, 2018

The First Reading is recorded in Isaiah 50:4-10. This reading is filled with hope in the face of persecution and hardship. The hope and assurance of the prophet Isaiah is in the Lord, and it is the Lord Who empowers … Continue reading

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Readings for the week of September 9, 2018

Besides being one of the longest books in the Bible, the prophet Isaiah is also a very complex book, with prophesies ranging from severe warnings about turning away from God, to words filled with comfort and hope in God’s steadfast … Continue reading

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