Scripture Writing Plan for November: Genesis, Part 4Scripture Writing Plan

Genesis, Part 4: Destruction of Sodom to the Offering of Isaac

Genesis, Part 4: Destruction of Sodom to the Offering of Isaac (November Scripture Writing Plan) This month’s Scripture writing plan is going to face some challenging events. We will see how truly wicked the men of Sodom had become, we see that while Lot was a man of faith, he had many faults that he had passed on to his …

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Genesis: Part 3 (October Scripture Writing Plan)Genesis, Scripture Writing Plan

Genesis, Part 3: Isaac Promised to the Plan for Sodom

Genesis, Part 3: Isaac Promised to the Plan for Sodom (October Scripture Writing Plan) I don’t know about you, but I have been blown away by how much I have learned over the last two month by taking it slow. I have read these stories so many times but never realized how much Gospel truth God buried in His Word. …

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September Scripture Writing Plan: Genesis, Part 2: Genesis 8-14: Flood Subsides to MechizedekGenesis, Scripture Writing Plan

Genesis, Part 2: Flood Subsides to Melchizedek (September Scripture Writing Plan)

Genesis, Part 2: Flood Subsides to Melchizedek (September Scripture Writing Plan) Last month we started our slow walk though the Bible. I don’t know about you, but I couldn’t believe all that I learned. I have studied Genesis so many times over the years yet, I still found things that astonished me. My favorite part was finding glimpses of the …

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Genesis, Part 1 - August Scripture Writing PlanScripture Writing Plan

Genesis, Part 1: Creation to Destruction (August Scripture Writing Plan)

Genesis, Part 1: Creation to Destruction (August Scripture Writing Plan) I’ve decided to do something a little different and a little more intentional. The Scripture Writing Plans will be walking through the Bible from Genesis to Revelation. Occasionally, I will break from the schedule to cover a specific topic but this will give us a better view of the Bible …

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Scripture Writing Plan for June 2017: Praise the Lord!Christian Living, Scripture Writing Plan

Praise the Lord! (Scripture Writing Plan: June)

Bless the Lord, O my soul, And all that is within me, bless His holy name. (Psalm 103:1) To praise means to give thanks, to confess, to proclaim. Praise is confessing who God is, proclaiming His attributes and mighty works, confessing our sins and lowliness in comparison to Him, and giving thanks to Him for all He has done. The …

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Proverbs (Scripture Writing Plan for May)Bible Study, Scripture Writing Plan

Proverbs (Scripture Writing Plan: May)

For the Scripture Writing Plan for May, we will be reading through the book of Proverbs. This book is packed with great, godly wisdom. You cannot help but be blessed by the reading of this book of God’s Word. “Proverbs are simple, moral statements (or illustrations) that highlight and teach fundamental realities about life. Solomon sought God’s wisdom (2 Chronicles …

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The Most Difficult Part of Discussing ContentmentChristian Living, Scripture Writing Plan

The Most Difficult Part of Discussing Contentment

I had no idea writing about finding contentment in Christ would be so difficult. I originally thought, “Oh, this will be an easy and encouraging topic to write about.” Oh, how wrong I was. JC Ryle is so right when he said, “Contentment is the rarest of graces.” Discontentment is utterly sinful. I didn’t realize how wicked it truly was …

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Contentment in God’s Providence and Christ’s Ever-flowing Fountain (Scripture Writing Plan: April)Christian Living, Scripture Writing Plan

Contentment in God’s Providence and Christ’s Ever-Flowing Fountain

“You must know your own heart, seek God for your portion, take Christ for your Savior, and use God’s Word for your daily food…He who has God for his friend and heaven for his home can wait for his good things and be content with little here below.” ~ JC Ryle (Contentment: A Rare Grace)1 As JC Ryle said, “Contentment …

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Finding Contentment in Christ: 6 Sins of Discontentment (Scripture Writing Plan: April)Christian Living, Scripture Writing Plan

Finding Contentment In Christ (SWP: April): 6 Sins of Discontentment

Last week we defined what contentment really is. We also learned that discovering where to find true contentment can only be found in the pages of God’s Holy Word. This week we will be attempting to understand why discontentment is so sinful. If we are honest, we all will admit to being discontent. We either desires something we do not …

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