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 9:1-17

As long as there are sinners, there will be the need for a covenant. 

Joshua 10:29-43

God keeps His promise; wherever you go, I will give.

Psalm 16:1-11

If God is our greatest good, we get what cannot be lost and will only increase - infinitely. 

Isaiah 9:8-21 and Isaiah 10:1-4

The triumph of grace over our failure. 

Matthew 6:5-15

Don't parade.  Don't pile up. In private, follow Jesus' pattern. 

Romans 4:9-15

Faith is made futile and empty of all meaning because if accessing the promise was through keeping the Law, it would not be based on trust but on what I could do.