Bible in a Year, Week 22

WELCOME TO WEEK 22!

Welcome to week 22!  As a reminder – if you have questions, feel free to reach out by emailing info@involvechurch.com or messaging a pastor on Facebook.

THE PLACE IN THE STORY

ben-white-138093This week, we end Job and continue reading through “The Wisdom of Israel” by moving into Proverbs.  Read more about Proverbs below:

Practical wisdom for living is the central concern of the book of Proverbs. We are told that the beginning and essence of wisdom is the fear of the Lord (1:7; 9:10). Proverbs often contrasts the benefits of seeking wisdom and the pitfalls of living a fool’s life. While the wicked stumble in “deep darkness” (4:19), “the path of the righteous is like the light of dawn, which shines brighter and brighter until full day” (v. 18). Proverbs is a collection of Israelite wisdom literature, including an introductory section (chs. 1–9) that gives readers a framework for understanding the rest of the book. The book includes the work of various authors, but much of it is attributed to King Solomon. It dates from between the tenth and sixth centuries b.c.  (The Holy Bible: English Standard Version (Wheaton: Standard Bible Society, 2016), Pr.)

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Bible in a Year, Week 21

WELCOME TO WEEK 21!

Welcome to week 21!  As a reminder – if you have questions, feel free to reach out by emailing info@involvechurch.com or messaging a pastor on Facebook.1491539044

THE PLACE IN THE STORY

This week, we continue in Job.  Job is considered to be in the category of the Continue reading “Bible in a Year, Week 21”

Bible in a Year, Week 21

Bible in a Year, Week 17

Welcome to Week 17!

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The Place in the Story

This week, we move into the second major portion of Isaiah (chapters 40-66).  Isaiah lived during the decline of Israel in the shadow of Assyria. He spoke the word of God to a people who were “deaf and blind” (see 6:10), who refused to listen to his warnings of looming disaster. Continue reading “Bible in a Year, Week 17”

Bible in a Year, Week 17

Bible in a Year, Week 16

Welcome to Week 16!

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The Place in the Story

We now enter into the Prophets before the Exile of Israel to Babylon.  The first prophet we will read is Isaiah.  Isaiah lived during the decline of Israel in the shadow of Assyria. He spoke the word of God to a people who were “deaf and blind” Continue reading “Bible in a Year, Week 16”

Bible in a Year, Week 16

Bible in a Year, Week 15

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Welcome to Week 15!

Welcome to week 15!  As a reminder – if you have questions, feel free to reach out by emailing info@involvechurch.com or messaging a pastor on Facebook.

The Place in the Story

Second Kings continues the saga of disobedience Continue reading “Bible in a Year, Week 15”

Bible in a Year, Week 15

Bible in a Year, Week 14

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Welcome to Week 14!

Welcome to week 14!  As a reminder – if you have questions, feel free to reach out by emailing info@involvechurch.com or messaging a pastor on Facebook.

The Place in the Story

We move into 1 Kings this week.  1 Kings begins with the death of David and moves into the coronation and rule of his son, Solomon. Continue reading “Bible in a Year, Week 14”

Bible in a Year, Week 14

Bible in a Year, Week 13

Welcome to Week 13!

KingDavidWelcome to week 13!  As a reminder – if you have questions, feel free to reach out by emailing info@involvechurch.com or messaging a pastor on Facebook.

The Place in the Story

We move into 2 Samuel this week.  2 Samuel documents the reign of King David.  You’ll notice that Continue reading “Bible in a Year, Week 13”

Bible in a Year, Week 13