Step 1: Read today's verses.

Step 2: Summarize each passage in a short, concise statement.

Step 3: Use the comment section to share one passage and your summation. 

Recommendation: Consider writing your statement in your Bible beside the given text.  This practice will allow you to review your thoughts a year from now, or you can pass your Bible along to a new Christian, child, or grandchild to help them in their journey of faith.

Genesis 8:6-22

God is a God of new beginnings. 

Joshua 10:16-28

God can't take even our blunders and turn them into blessings. This isn't an excuse to sin but an encouragement that our sin is not final.

Psalm 14

God's wisdom triumphs over man's foolishness. 

Psalm 15

The business of our lives is not to please ourselves but to please God.

Isaiah 8:11-22 and Isaiah 9:1-7

The work of God's people is to wait on the God of the work. 

Matthew 5:43-48 and Matthew 6:1-4

Love everyone and don't forget that true love requires action.

Romans 4:1-8

Abraham trusted God to set him right instead of trying to be right on his own.